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Mike Krzyzewski


Legendary college basketball figure that has coached Duke to five NCAA basketball titles in 1991, 1992, 2001, 2010 and 2015. He also coached the united states men’s Olympic golf ball team to platinum in 2008 and 2012. He graduated from Western Stage. He surpassed Bobby Knight for probably the most wins like a trainer in NCAA department one background and became the 1st division one golf ball trainer to generate 1,000 profession wins on January 25, 2015 when his Blue Devils defeated St. Johns. He offers three daughters called Debbie, Jamie and Lindy with wife Mickie. One of the better players he previously the enjoyment of training while at Duke was Give Hill.

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Full Name Mike Krzyzewski
Date Of Birth February 13, 1947
Place Of Birth Chicago, IL
Height 1.78 m
Profession Basketball Coach
Education United States Military Academy Preparatory School
Nationality American
Spouse Mickie Krzyzewski
Children Jamie Spatola, Debbie Savarino, Lindy Frasher
Parents William Krzyzewski, Emily M. Krzyzewski
Siblings Bill Krzyzewski
Awards Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year, Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Basketball Coach of the Year, Naismith Men's College Coach of the Year, NABC Coach of the Year, Legends of Coaching Award, UPI College Basketball Coach of the Year, Sporting News Sportsman of the Year
Nominations Best Coach/Manager ESPY Award, Best Record-Breaking Performance ESPY Award
Star Sign Aquarius

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1Inducted into the National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame in 1991.
2Head coach of the 2012 men's basketball Olympic team.
3Holds the NCAA Division 1 record for most wins.
4Inducted into the College Basketball Hall of Fame (2006).
5Brother of Bill Krzyzewski.
6Joe C. Farr III was a four-year manager for Coach Krzyzewski from 1994-1998. He was Head Manager during the 1997-1998 season.
7Is of Polish descent.
8Last name is pronounced "sha-SHEF-skee".
9Turned down a 5-year, 40 million dollar contract offered by the Los Angeles Lakers so that he could stay at Duke. [July 2004]
10President, NABC 1998-1999. NABC Coach of the Decade 1990s. Coached World University Games (1987), plus the World Championship Games and Goodwill Games (1990). * *
11National Championships (1991, 1992 and 2001). Nine NCAA Final Fours (1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1999, 2001). Named National Coach of the Year ten times in 7 seasons. 1986-UPI and Chevrolet; 1989-Naismith (National Coach of the Year); 1991-NABC; 1992-Sporting News and Naismith; 1997-Basketball Times; 1999-NABC and Naismith; 2000-Chevrolet. ACC Coach of the Year five times (1984, 1986, 1997, 1999, 2000). Nine ACC Regular Season Championships (1986, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001). Six ACC Tournament Championships (1986, 1988, 1992, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002).
12Named second team All-NIT (1969). Team captain (1968-1969).
13Head basketball coach at the U.S. Military Academy (1976-1980) (win-loss record: 73-59) and Duke University (1981-present).
14Enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2001.
15Played for Bob Knight at Army. Hired in 1978 at Duke.
16Graduated from West Point in 1969.



With a Kiss2016TV Movie
In Depth with Graham Bensinger2014TV Series



30 for 302015TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode



Untitled: LeRoy T. Walker Project2016DocumentaryHimself (rumored)
Sports: AT&T Original Documentaries2013-2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Beat Feet: Scotty Smiley's Blind Journey to Ironman2015Documentary short voice
60 Minutes Sports2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Head Basketball Coach, Duke University (segment "The Teacher")
Dean Smith2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
30 for 302013-2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Duke University Men's Basketball Coach / Himself
Mike & Mike2010-2015TV SeriesHimself - Duke University Men's Basketball Coach / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - USA Men's Olympic Basketball Coach
Rome2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Duke-Carolina: The Blue Blood Rivalry2013DocumentaryDuke Head Basketball Coach
Jim Rome on Showtime2012TV SeriesHimself
Piers Morgan Tonight2012TV SeriesHimself
The Dream Team2012DocumentaryHimself
Duke 91 & 92: Back to Back2012TV MovieHimself
Runnin' Rebels of UNLV2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Rome Is Burning2009-2011TV SeriesHimself - Duke Basketball Head Coach / Himself
Starting at the Finish Line: The Coach Buehler Story2010DocumentaryHimself
Pardon the Interruption2005-2010TV SeriesHimself
The Street Stops Here2010DocumentaryHimself
The Colbert Report2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
March Madness: The Greatest Moments of the NCAA Tournament2009TV MovieHimself
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Camping at Cameron: The K'Ville Chronicles2006Video documentaryHimself
A Cut Above: 100 Seasons of Duke Basketball2005Video documentaryHimself
Beyond the Glory2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2001TV SeriesHimself
Hoop Dreams1994DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)

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Mike & Mike2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Duke University Men's Basketball Coach / Himself - Duke University Head Basketball Coach / Himself - Men's Olympic Basketball Head Coach / ...
ESPN Outside the Lines2015TV SeriesHimself - Basketball Coach
Rome Is Burning2007-2010TV SeriesHimself
Band of Pirates: The Story of Seton Hall's Magical Run to the 1989 NCAA Championship Game2009DocumentaryHimself
Rebels on the Run: The Rise and Fall of UNLV Basketball2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Tragedy to Triumph: The Maryland Terrapin Odyssey2003TV Movie documentaryHimself - Coach: Duke University, '80-Present

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