Derrick Lang the Founder of DLT Academy and head of all basketball operations.
Passionate about the game, He was a High School standout and was recognized as a Tulsa World All-Star, Oklahoma All-State Basketball player. These accolades put him as one of the best student-athletes in the State of Oklahoma.
He became a Juco All-American HM at Rose State CC, later transfering to the University of The Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas where he graduated as a student-athlete. During his college years he received astonishing awards such as 1st Team All-Conference, Team MVP, and 1st Team All-Defensive.
He soon turned PRO and took his skills outside of America to Brazil, Mexico, Germany, and Switzerland. He has a well experienced-fifteen years (15) of playing professional basketball all around the world, achieving an impressive five (5) championships along the way. His multicultural diverse background makes him one of the few flexible and open-minded coaches in the country.
Derrick is still passionate about basketball as he first started. Aside from playing, he also coached privately which led which led him to an amazing career:
- Professional USA Basketball Gold Licensed Coach
- International Basketball Coach
- Training Camp Coach
- Swiss Certified Youth Basketball Coach
- Swiss Certified Personal Trainer
- Volunteer NCAA Assistant Coach
His knowledge of proven athletic training drills significantly enhances the physical progression of his young players. Making him one of the most effective coaches around.
Derrick is evolving the game in Switzerland a true pioneer and making a profound impact for basketball in the country. He understands the game and has assembled a coaching staff that believes in the vision.