Billy Clapper

Varsity Head Coach

  • With IMG Academy Since: 2015
  • Hometown: Saxton, PA
  • Languages Spoken: English

Billy Clapper comes to IMG Academy after six seasons as the head coach at Penn State Altoona. He has had stints as an assistant coach at Pitt Johnstown, Indiana State, and Penn State Altoona. He serves as the General Manager of the “Sideline Cancer” Basketball Team that plays to raise awareness to find a cure for pancreatic cancer. His experiences include sixteen years as coach, motivational speaker, and teacher at basketball camps and clinics throughout the United States.


  • Master of Science – Educational Technology, Indiana State University
  • Bachelor of Science – Integrated Business Education, Youngstown State University
  • Associate of Science – Business Administration, Mount Aloysius College


Coaching experience highlights:

  • Head Coach – Penn State Altoona (2009-2015)
  • Assistant Coach – Pitt Johnstown (2007-2009)
  • Graduate Manager – Indiana State (2006-2007)
  • Assistant Coach – Penn State Altoona (2005-2006)

Playing experience:

  • Youngstown State University (2004-2005)
  • Mount Aloysius College (2001-2002)