McDonald’s All-American Committee
Naismith Trophy Board of Selectors
ESPN HoopGurlz Recruiting and Top 100
Beginning his basketball profession at Rowlett High School, Mark continued on to play college basketball at Dallas Christian College as a two-year captain. Mark graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies and Youth and Family in 2005, and married his wife Laura in March 2006. They reside in Artesia, New Mexico with their three children, Hannah, Jonah, and Micah.
Mark has coached club basketball for seven years and founded Team RISE, a developmental basketball program in Rockwall, Texas that serviced over 100 players a week. His many years of involvement in select basketball led him to join the Premier Basketball team in September 2012. Mark was a predominant presence in starting the Premier Basketball Media branch of Premier Basketball, and leads the efforts in video production efforts for PBRtv.
Mark has been the point man for the Global branch of the Premier Basketball Report. He has grown the international evaluation of players and taken it to great levels. He routinely hosts camps in Australia and New Zealand as well as attends FIBA sanctioned events all over the world. He has acquired the nickname “WorldWideHoops” and it fits!