Kannon Burrage | Talent Evaluator
An award-winning high school, college and pro player, Burrage is the current Head Coach for Black Hawk College in Moline, IL.
An East Moline native, Burrage graduated from UTHS in 2009. He attended Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) where he played two years for the Bears then transferred to the University of Texas-San Antonio (UTSA) where he played guard for the Division I school.
After graduating from UTSA with a bachelor’s degree in health and physical education/fitness, Burrage’s basketball career took him to three continents. He played professionally for five years in Australia, Singapore, Slovenia and Thailand.
In July 2018, he returned to DMACC as an assistant coach. In April 2021, the Bears won the NJCAA Division II National Championship, the first championship in school history.
In 2015, he started United We Ball, a leadership organization/team with the goal of developing strategic plans to improve the Quad Cities through sports and community projects