Sacripanti was born in 1970 and started his coaching career at the youth department of Basketball Cantu, until he took over the head coach position of the club in 2000, replacing Franco Ciani. He remained there until 2007 when he moved to Scavolini Pesaro, a newly promoted club and led them to the Lega A play-offs. He has won the Italian Super Cup in 2003 and 2004 with Cantu and has coaches various junior National Teams.
Coldebella was born in 1968 and had a great career as a player playing for clubs like Virtus Bologna, AEK Athens, PAOK Thessalonikiand AJ Milano. After retiring in 2006 he worked as an assistant coach for Sasha Djordjevic in AJ Milano. He has also won many cups both on Club level and on International level.