Mike Krzyzewski Coach

Mike krzyzewski

Michael William "Mike" Krzyzewski ( /ʃəˈʃɛvski/ shə-SHEV-ski; Polish: Krzyżewski [kʂɨˈʐɛ(f)ski]; nicknamed "Coach K"; born February 13, 1947) is an American basketball coach and former player. Since 1980, he has served as the head men's basketball coach at Duke University. At Duke, Krzyzewski has led the Blue Devils to four NCAA Championships, 11 Final Fours, 12 Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) regular season titles, and 13 ACC Tournament championships. Krzyzewski is also the coach of the United States men's national basketball team, whom he led to a gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics and the 2010 FIBA World Championship. He was an assistant coach on the 1992 "Dream Team". From 1975 to 1980, Krzyzewski was the head basketball coach at the United States Military Academy, where he played from 1966 to 1969 under Bob Knight. Krzyzewski has amassed a record 79 NCAA tournament victories, while averaging 25 wins per season. He was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame following the 2001 season.

Personal details

Date of birth
February 13th, 1947
Nationality
United States of America
Religion
Catholicism

Family

Parents
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Education

1. United States Military Academy Colleges/University

1966 - 1969

The United States Military Academy at West Point (also known as USMA, West Point, Army, The Academy or simply The Point) is a four-year coeducational federal service academy located in West Point, New York. The academy sits on scenic high ground overlooking the Hudson River, 50 miles (80 km) north of New York City. The entire central campus is a national landmark and home to scores of historic sites, buildings, and monuments. The majority of the campus's neogothic buildings are constructed from gray and black granite. The campus is a popular tourist destination complete with a large visitor center and the oldest museum in the United States Army.

Endowment
2012. 201 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
March 16th, 1802
Headquarters
600 Thayer Road, Taylor Hall, West Point, 10996 - Highlands, New York
Undergraduates
2012. 4,592
2010. 4,686
2009. 4,621
Acceptance rate
2012. 9.0 %
2010. 11.0 %
Official web page www.westpoint.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended United States Military Academy connected by profession and/or age

b. 1945., Military Person
b. 1951., Military Person
b. 1951., Military Person
b. 1949., Military Person
b. 1943., Politician
b. 1942., Politician
b. 1944., Astronaut
b. 1944., Military Person

Awards won

2000 Legends of Coaching Award

Awarded for Presented by Discipline Award shared with
Los Angeles Athletic Club

Hall of fame induction

Hall of fame Induction date Other inductees
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 2001
inducted 1959
inducted 1959
inducted 2014-04-05
inducted 2014

Wikipedia

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