Bob Huggins

Net Worth: $12'000'000

Bob Huggins

$12'000'000

Bob Huggins is a professional college basketball coach with a net worth of $12’000’000. Born in Morgantown, West Virginia, in 1953, Bob Huggins played basketball for three seasons at West Virginia University after transferring out of Ohio University. He ended his career with the Mountaineers with 800 points. When he failed to make an NBA team, he went back to school to earn his master’s degree and began working for the NBA as a graduate assistant. He was an associate coach at Ohio State, and when He was 27, he took his first head coaching position at Walsh University. Huggins guided Walsh to a record of 71-26 and twice earned NASA District 22 Coach of the Year accolades. After finishing his last season with a perfect record, Huggins worked as an assistant coach at the University of Central Florida before landing the lead role at the University of Akron with an NCAA tournament appearance. Huggins is credited with revamping the basketball program at Cincinnati, making 14 straight NCAA tournament appearances and one trip to the Final Four in three seasons. In 2005 He resigned as president when He felt that his coaching style didn’t fit with his plan to restore academic success to UC’s athletics department. After a year-long break, Huggins took over the Kansas State University program before acquiring the head-coaching job in 2007. Huggins has guided the Mountaineers to five NCAA Tournament appearances and one NIT Tournament invitation Since landing at WSU. West Virginia made it to one Final Four in 2009-10 and won the Big East Tournament Championship in 2010. Huggins, nicknamed “Buggy Bear”, has two daughters with his wife, June.

ID: 1036660
Published: 19/08/2022
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Sep 21, 1953
Male
7184
Coach, Basketball Coach
United States of America

Present Rank:

7184

Historical Rank:

9002

Date of Birth:

Sep 21, 1953

Date of Death:

Age:

69

Profession:

Coach, Basketball Coach

Nationality:

United States of America

Gender:

Male

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