Donny Marshall serves as an analyst for NBC Sports Network’s college basketball coverage. In addition to his role on NBC Sports Network, Marshall made his Olympic debut with NBC at the 2012 Olympic Games in London as a basketball analyst.
Marshall began playing basketball at the age of 15 and was part of the number two recruiting class in the country for the University of Connecticut in 1991. He went on to play four years at UConn and was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 1995 NBA draft. During his six-year NBA career, Marshall made it to two consecutive NBA Finals with the New Jersey Nets. He retired from the league in 2003 to pursue a broadcasting career.
Off the court, Marshall has cohosted pregame, halftime and postgame shows for NBCAA men’s basketball tournament for CBS affiliate WFSB. He has also served as a basketball analyst for radio on WTIC and color analyst for ESPN college basketball, covering games for ESPN2 and ESPN.
Marshall has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Connecticut. He serves on boards at the University of Connecticut, Windham Hospital and First Tee of Connecticut. He remains close to his alma mater and the men’s basketball program, where he is a member of the UConn all-century team.