Thursday Mar 28 2013 comments Del Oro grad Verlin coaching at UOP -A +A CourtesyCoach Ron Verlin, left, holds up the Big West Tournament trophy after University of the Pacific won the title recently at Honda Center in Anaheim. CourtesyRon Verlin, a Del Oro alum, has been an associate head coach at UOP for the last 19 years. CourtesyRon Verlin was named head coach of the UOP men's basketball team Tuesday. CourtesyRon Verlin has many memories of watching and playing basketball in the foothills. CourtesyRon Verlin is seen coaching at a recent Tigers basketball game.