• My Scores
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • NHL
  • MLB

NCAA 2015

March Madness

Get the latest March Madness news >>

Play Bracket Games
Jerry Palm Predictions
Conference Tournaments
Play Now! Bracketology See all the brackets
CBSSports.com College Basketball Insider

Ten threats to Coach K's wins record


NEW YORK -- Dick Vitale tweeted Sunday about Mike Krzyzewski.

"Never ever," he typed, "will we see this happen again in hoops."

Let the record show that I agree.

Mike Krzyzewski became the winningest coach in Division I men's basketball history late Tuesday thanks to a rare combination of excellence, consistency and longevity, and it's hard to imagine anybody ever catching him because he'll probably eclipse 1,000 victories before he retires and put the record out of reach.

That said, here's a list of 10 possible threats:

(Coaches listed in alphabetical order.)

 Jim Boeheim (Syracuse) -- Age: 66 Wins: 858

 Jim Calhoun (Connecticut) -- Age: 69 Wins: 854

 Jamie Dixon (Pittsburgh) -- Age: 46 Wins: 218

 Billy Donovan (Florida) -- Age: 46 Wins: 396

 Bob Huggins (West Virginia) -- Age: 58 Wins: 692

 Josh Pastner (Memphis) -- Age: 34 Wins: 50

 Bill Self (Kansas) -- Age: 48 Wins: 444

 Shaka Smart (VCU) -- Age: 34 Wins: 56

 Brad Stevens (Butler) -- Age: 35 Wins: 117

 Roy Williams (North Carolina) -- Age: 61 Wins: 645

Gary Parrish is a senior college basketball columnist for CBSSports.com and college basketball insider for the CBS Sports Network. The Mississippi native also hosts an award-winning radio show in Memphis. He lives in that area with his wife, two sons and two dogs.

Biggest Stories

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre


Most Popular