Juan Dixon

Juan Dixon (born October 9, 1978)

Teams coached: Coppin State Eagles
Coppin State record: 51-131 (.280)
Overall record^: 51-131 (.280)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  0
  • MEAC Regular Season Champion:  1  (2021)


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2017-2023 Coppin State
2016-2017 District of Columbia (women’s)
2013-2016 Maryland (special asst. to the HC)

Juan Dixon Facts

  • Juan Dixon
  • Born October 9, 1978
  • Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Alma Mater: University of Maryland (BS, 2013)
  • After a stellar career at Calvert Hall College HS (under head coach Mark Amatucci) in Towson, Dixon went on to play for Gary Williams‘ Maryland Terrapins
  • Dixon was drafted 17th overall in the 2002 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards
    • Played seven seasons in the NBA with the Wizards, Trail Blazers, Raptors and Pistons before finishing his playing career overseas (Greece, Spain & Turkey)
  • After finishing his UMD degree in 2013, Dixon spent three years on Mark Turgeon‘s staff as special assistant to the head coach
  • Spent one year as the women’s head coach at the University of the District of Columbia, going 3-25 overall
  • Hired in April 2017 to take over as the head coach of the Division I Coppin State men’s basketball team

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^ overall record includes head coaching positions at the men’s NCAA Division I level only