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|Born||April 26, 1965|
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||225 lb (102 kg)|
|High school||Lew Wallace (Gary, Indiana)|
|College||Western Kentucky (1983–1987)|
|NBA draft||1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 14th overall|
|Selected by the Golden State Warriors|
|1987–1989||Golden State Warriors|
|1996–1997||Caja San Fernando|
|1997–1998||León Caja España|
|2015||Atlanta Dream (assistant)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NBA statistics|
|Points||1,710 (6.5 ppg)|
|Rebounds||1,022 (3.9 rpg)|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Tellis Joseph Frank Jr. (born April 26, 1965) is an American former professional basketball player and former assistant coach for the Atlanta Dream of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). At 6'8.5" (2.08 m) and 225 pounds (102 kg) he played as a power forward.
Frank is a 1983 graduate of Lew Wallace High School (Gary, Indiana). He played college basketball for Western Kentucky from 1983 to 1987. At Western Kentucky, Frank was a key player in the resurgence of the basketball program. He led the team to its first Sun Belt Conference basketball championship, a top ten national ranking, a 2nd-place finish in the pre-season NIT, and back-to-back NCAA tournament appearances.
Frank was selected by the Golden State Warriors in the first round (14th overall pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft. He played for the Warriors (1987–1989), Miami Heat (1989–1990) and Minnesota Timberwolves (1991–1992, 1993–1994) during his five-year NBA career, averaging 6.5 points per game. He was briefly signed by Cleveland Cavaliers in 1995, but did not play in any NBA games for the club.
He also played in Italy, for Phonola Caserta (1990–1993, won the league in 1991), Scandone Avellino (Serie A2, 1998–1999), Basket Livorno (Serie A2, 1999–2000) and Longobardi Scafati (Serie A2, 2000–2001). He also played in the Spanish Liga ACB with three teams in as many years.
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