Chris Collins

Head Basketball Coach, Northwestern University

National Advisory Board

Chris Collins is the Head Basketball Coach at Northwestern University. A Chicago-area native, Collins played at Glenbrook North High School where he was named a McDonald’s All-American and Mr. Basketball for the state of Illinois. He went on to an illustrious career at Duke University, being named to the All-ACC Rookie Team as a freshman, and Second Team All-ACC in his senior season. Before arriving at Northwestern, Collins spent 13 years as an assistant coach for Duke, helping them win two National Championships (2001 and 2010). Collins also worked closely with the USA Men’s Basketball teams that won Olympic Gold Medals in 2008 and 2012.