Tubby Smith Basketball Coach

Tubby smith

Orlando "Tubby" Smith (born (1951-06-30)June 30, 1951) is an American college basketball coach. He is currently the men's basketball head coach at the University of Minnesota. Smith previously served in the same role at the University of Tulsa, the University of Georgia, and most recently, University of Kentucky, where he coached the Wildcats to the 1998 NCAA championship. Over his 21 seasons as a head coach, Smith has had 18 seasons of twenty victories or more. In 2005, he joined Roy Williams, Nolan Richardson, Denny Crum and Jim Boeheim as the only head coaches to win 365 games in 15 seasons or fewer. Currently, Smith's career record is 486-209, for a winning percentage of .699. With Minnesota's invitation to the 2009 NCAA tournament, Smith became the fifth coach to lead four different teams to the NCAA tournament. Smith's three sons are following in their father's coaching footsteps. "G. G." Smith, who played for his father at the University of Georgia, is currently an assistant coach at Loyola University Maryland. Middle son Saul Smith, who played for his father at the University of Kentucky, has joined his father as an assistant coach at the University of Minnesota.

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Date of birth
June 30th, 1951
United States of America
African American




1. Great Mills High School High school

Great Mills High School is a comprehensive public high school of 1600+ students in grades 9-12. It serves students at the confluence of the Potomac River, Patuxent River, and Chesapeake Bay. The area is a mixture of rural and suburban communities. Many of the families are employed by NAS Patuxent River, government contractors, St. Mary's College of Maryland, and others involved in the traditional agriculture and water related businesses. The ethnic population of the school reflects the community: 51% Caucasian, 40% African American, 5% Asian, 4% Hispanic, 1% other.

Type High school
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21130 Great Mills Rd, 20634 - Great Mills, Maryland, Maryland
Official web page schools.smcps.org
Wikipedia article

2. High Point University Colleges/University

High Point University is a private liberal arts university in High Point, North Carolina, USA, affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

Type Liberal arts college
2010. 32.8 mil. $
2009. 30.1 mil. $
Institution colors
833 Montlieu Avenue, 27262 - High Point, North Carolina
2010. 3,733
2009. 3,273
2010. 307
2008. 319
Acceptance rate
2010. 62.0 %
Official web page www.highpoint.edu
Wikipedia article
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Notable alumni by gender

People attended High Point University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1990., Racecar driver
b. 1928., Military Person
b. 1992., Athlete
b. 1945., Country Artist
b. 1915., Baseball Shortstop
b. 1927., Umpire
b. 1987., Soccer Midfielder
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