Bob Huggins

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Birthday
21, 1953
Birthplace
Morgantown, WV
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Morgantown, WV

About

College basketball coach nicknamed "Huggy Bear" who began coaching at West Virginia University in 2007 and won a Big East Championship in 2012. He took the job after spending seventeen successful years as the coach of the Cincinnati Bearcats.

Before Fame

He attended Indian Valley South High School in Ohio, where he led the basketball team to a 26-0 record as a senior.

Trivia

He was named the Conference USA Coach of the Decade for his success at the University of Cincinnati.

Family Life

His father Charles was his high school basketball coach.

Associated With

He succeeded John Beilein as the head coach at West Virginia University in 2007.