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Steve Dagostino '08 was a standout on the basketball court at Saint Rose, earning a spot in our Athletics Hall of Fame. Today, he helps develop some of the most promising players in all levels of basketball.

Steve Dagostino, Saint Rose alum and basketball skills development coach
Steve Dagostino ’08
B.S. in Accounting
Golden Knights men’s basketball; Athletics Hall of Fame inductee; Golf Classic alum committee

Hometown: Albany, New York
Now lives in: Schenectady, New York
Career: Entrepreneur, owner and coach, Dags Basketball, where he has worked with NBA and Division I college players, among others; court coach, USA Basketball Junior National Team

How did your experience as a Golden Knight shape you?
“My experience as a Golden Knight helped shape my work and career as I developed tremendously as a basketball player and leader. Also, on campus, I learned the value of relationships. I am grateful that I get to use basketball as a vehicle to teach life skills to young players all over the country.”

Note: Look for a video with this story soon.

By Irene Kim

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