Auriemma ranks first in NCAA men's & women's college basketball history with 11 NCAA championships and 20 NCAA Final Four appearances (Photos courtesy of University of Connecticut Athletics).
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard men's basketball has announced that legendary head coach Geno Auriemma will serve as the featured clinician at the Harvard Basketball Coaches Clinic. The event is set for Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lavietes Pavilion. Information and further details on registration is available by clicking here.
Auriemma has served as head coach at the University of Connecticut since 1985, where he ranks first all-time in men's and women's college basketball history with 11 NCAA championships and 20 NCAA Final Four appearances. He is the fourth-winningest coach (men's and women's) in NCAA college basketball history with 1,062 wins, and was the fastest coach to reach the 1,000 win mark. He holds the highest winning percentage among NCAA basketball coaches at any level (88.4%).
A 2006 inductee to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, Auriemma has been selected as Naismith National Coach of the Year eight times, AP National Coach of the Year nine times, WBCA National Coach of the Year seven times and conference coach of the year 15 times. Under Auriemma, 24 players have been selected as WBCA All-Americans, while one of his players has been named National Player of the Year 13 times.
Excelling on the international stage, Auriemma won gold medals as head coach of the United States women's national team at both the 2012 and 2016 Olympics, in addition to the 2010 and 2014 FIBA World Championships.
About the Harvard Basketball Coaches Clinic
The clinic will begin with opening remarks from Tommy Amaker, The Thomas G. Stemberg '71 Family Endowed Coach for Harvard Men's Basketball. Those in attendance will then have the opportunity to observe a Harvard basketball practice with commentary and analysis from Coach Amaker. After lunch, attendees will end with a lecture and Q&A session from Geno Auriemma.
Auriemma joins an exclusive and influential group of past clinicians and guest speakers, including Stan Van Gundy, Lionel Hollins, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Fran Fraschilla, Mike D'Antoni, Brad Stevens, Doug Collins, Jeff Van Gundy and Doc Rivers.