Anthony Wilkins enters his first season as an assistant coach for head coach Ed Conroy after spending the 2013-14 season as the Director of Basketball Operations for the Tulane Green Wave.
Wilkins came to Tulane after serving one season as a member of the staff at his alma mater Kent State. He spent the past season helping guide the Golden Flashes to a 21-14 overall record and an appearance in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament.
Wilkins joined the coaching ranks after spending six years playing professional basketball after completed his eligibility at KSU in 2003. Wilkins, a member of the Golden Flashes 2002 NCAA Tournament Elite Eight team, spent time overseas in Sweden, Ukraine, Mexico and South Korea. He also played two seasons in the NBA Development League and was a NBA Vet Camp invitee of the Atlanta Hawks in 2005.
The Cleveland, Ohio, native's player development background includes training draft eligible players, along with a number of professional players currently playing in the NBA or abroad. In addition, Wilkins was the co-founder and associate head coach of Stackhouse Elite AAU travel team. Wilkins also served as a counselor and coach at the NBA Top 100 camp.