|Born||January 31, 1967|
Durango, Colorado, U.S.
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
|High school||Widefield (Security, Colorado)|
|College||Penn State (1985–1989)|
|NBA draft||1989: undrafted|
|1989–1990||Sporting Club of Portugal|
|2000–2001||Toshiba Brave Thunders|
|2010–2011||JX-Eneos Sunflowers (assistant)|
|2011–2012||Japan women's national team (assistant)|
|2012–2013||Phoenix Mercury (assistant)|
|2014–2016||JX-Eneos Sunflowers (assistant)|
|2017–2021||Japan women's national team|
|2021–present||Japan men's national team|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Thomas Wayne Hovasse (born January 31, 1967) is an American basketball coach and former player. After growing up in Security, Colorado, he played college basketball at Penn State.After not being selected in the 1989 NBA draft, he played professional basketball from 1989 to 2001, including a brief stint with the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association during the 1994–95 season and 10 seasons for teams in Japan.
He coached the Japan women's squad to the silver medal at the 2020 Olympics.He is currently the coach of the Japan men's national basketball team.
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Hovasse coached the Japan women's national basketball team at the 2020 Olympics.
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