About Coach Allocco

Coach Allocco Honored as “Coaching Royalty" on Cal High Sports

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Coach Allocco founded Excel in Basketball in 1981! Excel truly is his passion and his commitment to the children of Excel is now on its second generation! Through his leadership, Excel has earned its reputation as one of the finest teaching camps in the country. 

Coach is also renowned as a Motivational Speaker where he has presented his challenges to Excellence to corporations, business leaders, and schools throughout the United States. www.frankallocco.com

His Videos on Basketball Skills are popular sellers in the Championship Productions stable of coaches and he is known throughout the world as an oustanding Basketball clinician with major presentations in China, Italy, Belgium, and Canada. In the United States he has been an essential part of the Nike Coaches Clinics where he has helped to develop coaches through his presentations in Chicago, Las Vegas, Pittsburgh, Tunica, Mississippi, Wisconsin Dells, Saint Louis, Portland, and Tacoma.

CA Coach of Year placque

He has won every major award presented to High School Coaches and has built an impressive resume at Northgate High School and De La Salle High School. He is just the 27th coach in California State History to win over 600 games and achieved that milestone faster than any coach in State History. He is also second All-Time in Winning Percentage in California Interscholastic History.

Coaching Honors won include: National Coach of the Year, National Catholic Coach of the Year, California State Coach of the Year, East Bay Coach of the Year and North Coast Section Honors Coach.

Michael Jordan & Frank

Coach Allocco has served as the Head Coach of the Michael Jordan All American Game in Madison Square Garden where he mentored NBA Players Kevin Durant, Spencer Hawes, Tywon Lawson and Brian Zoubek. He was also the Head Coach of the Reebok Academic All-American Game in Los Angeles, and the Head Coach of the Elite Showcase Basketball Classic All-American Game.

In 2014, Coach Allocco coached in the prestigious McDonald’s All-American Game where he coached Jahlil Okafor, Stanley Johnson, Joel Berry, Emmanuel Mudiay, Tyler Ulis, Devin Booker and many others who will be dotting NBA rosters in the coming years.

In the Fall of 2014, Coach traveled to Shanghai, China where he mentored the Top 36 High School Players in China. In the summer of 2016 he was a featured speaker at the 50th Anniversary Clinic of the Belgium Basketball Coaches Association Clinic.

Coach Allocco coached at the collegiate level in 2016, serving as the Associate Head Coach at the University of San Francisco. He currently is the Senior Associate Athletic Director at the University of San Francisco.

Despite the numerous opportunities that the game of basketball has presented to Coach Allocco, he would be the first to tell you that coaching at Excel is truly his ministry and his passion and commitment to the young athletes who attend his camp is "second to none.


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