User Tools

Site Tools


This is an old revision of the document!


Theiss joined the Marquette staff on May 24, 1989 after serving as an assistant coach at Siena College from 1986-89. While at Siena, Theiss was instrumental in guiding the Saints to consecutive East Coast Athletic Conference (ECAC) North Atlantic Conference (NAC) regular-season championships in 1988 and 1989. The Saints were 25-5 in 1989 and earned the school's first NAC playoff title and NCAA Tournament bid. Siena advanced to the second round of the Tournament after upsetting Stanford in opening-round action.

Prior to his stint at Siena, Theiss was an assistant coach at Vermont from 1983-86. While at Vermont, he was responsible for the recruiting program and had on-court practice duties.

Theiss was an assistant coach at Plattsburgh State from 1981-83, where he was the recruiting and preseason conditioning coordinator.

Theiss began his collegiate playing career at Delhi State University College and was a two-year captain from 1976-78. He then moved on to Plattsburgh State University and served as a two-year captain from 1978-80. He ended his collegiate career as the Cardinals' second all-time assists leader with 293 assists.

He received an associate degree in individualized studies from Delhi State University College in 1978. Theiss, 38, was graduated from Plattsburgh State with a bachelor of science degree in health education in 1981.

Personal Info

Associate Coach Dan Theiss Birthdate: December 12, 1957

Marital status: Married, wife's name - Amy

Children: One daughter - Madeline

Alma mater: Plattsburgh State, Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Degree received, Year: Bachelor of Science degree in health education, 1981

Coaching experience: Assistant coach - Plattsburgh State, 1981-83 Assistant coach - Vermont, 1983-86 Assistant coach - Siena, 1986-89 Assistant coach - Marquette, 1989-present

men_s_basketball/dan_theiss.1177811589.txt.gz · Last modified: 2020/12/07 16:39 (external edit)