Washington, DC
About Our Organization

The Coaches

Arthur Jackson - President & Founder  

Arthur has experienced success at every level of his basketball career. At Brown University, he co-captained the team during his senior year and was named All New England. After college, Arthur played for the Amsterdam Canadians in the top Division of the Netherlands Basketball League. Upon his return, Arthur served as an assistant basketball coach at Bowling Green State University where he received his Masters Degree in Education.

Arthur was a head coach at the inaugural World Scholar Athlete Games and he is a member of the National Association of Basketball Coaches. He continues to play in international tournaments as well as leagues throughout the Washington metropolitan area. His experience both as a player and as a coach are tremendous assets to the One on One Basketball program.


Jeff Benton - Regional Director



JP Cotton - Area Director

George Washington University, 2010

JP has worked with One on One Basketball since 2011 and has been Director for all of the Maryland programs since 2012.  JP played Division I Basketball at George Washington University right here in DC. After graduating with a double major in 2010, he taught 5th grade in DC Public Schools as a DC Teaching Fellow.

He has developed and coached players ranging from pre-school age to varsity level high school players.  Contact JP for private lessons, coaching help or to get a program started in your community at 202-244-2255 // jp@1on1basketball.com.


Diego McCoy - Area Director

Born and raised in Washington, DC

Diego graduated from Spingarn H.S. class of 79 where he played baseball, basketball and football and was selected All Met in football and basketball. Diego received a basketball scholarship to West Virginia University. He also Played professionally in Argentina, Africa and Australia. Diego has been coaching since 1992 where he gained valuable experience at Middlesboro H.S. in Kentucky, Cleveland State C.C. in Tennessee and Morehead State University in Kentucky. He's been with One on One Basketball since 2010 and became an Area Director in 2013.