Short Bio- Who is Dan Dakich?
| Date of Birth : Aug 17th, 1962
| Age : 58 Years old
Dan Dakich is a former basketball player, and basketball analyst, commentator and radio host born on August 17, 1962, in Gary, Indiana. After digging up some deep, his family details aren’t available much on the internet. Dan Dakich’s bio though clearly mentions that his nationality is American and his ethnicity is white. He is best known for his works in Indiana University Hoosiers and Bowling Green State University. The popular Dan Dackich bio is given below.
How much is Dan Dakich worth? Know about Dan’s net worth and salary?
As a known former player in Indiana, he had earned a good fortune during his career. Dan Dakich net worth is massive $2.1million as estimated by a few of his wiki sites. Dan Dakich salary from ESPN can be speculated to be a brilliant one, considering his on par net worth. Of course, at 55 years of age, he might have more to look forward to regarding leaving behind a prolific legacy in the game. In hindsight, Dan lives a luxurious life and has great houses and cars to his name.
Dan’s education was at Andrean High School in Merrillville, Indiana. During his college days, which actually proved to be a turning point in his career, he had faced Michael Jordan and was assigned to defend him. He did particularly well and didn’t one let him dunk. Bob Knight first assigned him a graduate assistant coach at Indiana. For almost 10 years between 1997 and 2007, he was the head coach at the Bowling Green State University. He did a commendable job in 2002 for a brief period of time in West Virginia University too. After quitting Bowling, he was hired as the interim head coach at Indiana University for the 2008 season. He currently hosts his show "The Dan Dakich Show" on the radio station WFNI. Since 2010, he is also an ESPN analyst.
Is Dan Dakich married? Who is his wife?
Happily married since 2015, Dan Dakich’s wife is Leigh (Ross) Dakich. Although it has also been rumored that Dan was previously married to a woman named Jackie in 1990, it might not be true. Dan and his wife Leigh are often seen spending time together at beaches and elsewhere. Leigh is former softball coach at Syracuse University. The couple doesn’t have children as of now. Funny that he is, he was recently also seen joking a bit about his wedding.
Height and Weight
Dan Dakich height is estimated to be 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 meters) and with that breath taking height comes his weight of 80 kg. With tall and captivating body measurements, Dan has short brown hair and dark brown eyes as well. Also with a properly suited persona, we have one of the best smiles in the industry to go along all these statistics.
Wiki and Facts
No wonder, with much admiration received from the general public regarding his game analysis and commentary, Dan has generated rave following for himself globally. That is clearly reflected in his social sites. The Twitter account named @dandakich has been followed by 142K people where he has a stunning almost 60K tweets. Catch up with him on his popular radio show, and for more elaborate details do visit Dan Dakich’s Wikipedia section and other wiki sites.