Calbert Nathaniel Cheaney (born July 17, 1971) is a retired American basketball player and an assistant coach at Saint Louis University. At the conclusion of his collegiate basketball career, he was the all-time leading scorer of both Indiana and the Big Ten and had captured virtually every post-season honor available. During a thirteen-year NBA career, Cheaney played for five different teams, averaging 9.5 points and 3.2 rebounds.
Following his retirement as a player, Cheaney served as a special assistant coach for the Warriors for the 2009-10 and 2010-11 seasons.
On June 18, 2011, it was announced that Cheaney would return to Indiana University as Director of Basketball Operations. On July 11, 2012, Crean named Cheaney his director of internal and external player development, a role that added to his duties as director of operations. On August 21, 2013, it was announced that Cheaney had accepted an assistant coach position at Saint Louis University under head coach Jim Crews, who also played at Indiana.
Press Pass Naismith Award Winner Calbert Chaney
Career highlights and awards
National college player of the year (1993)
Big Ten Conference Player of the Year (1993)
Consensus first-team All-American (1993)
Competitor for United States
FIBA Americas U18 Championship
Gold medal – first place 1990 Montevideo National team
Gold medal – first place 1991 Sheffield National team