Denny Crum

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Crum in March 2011

Denzel Edwin "Denny" Crum (born March 2, 1937) is an American men's college basketball coach at the University of Louisville in Kentucky from 1971 to 2001 with a 675–295 record.[1]

Crum guided the Cardinals to two NCAA championships (1980, 1986) and six Final Fours. Honored in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame since 1994, Crum is one of the major figures in the history of sports in Kentucky and in college basketball in general.[2]

Crum was born in San Fernando, California. He studied at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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  1. "Profile at the Wooden Award website". October 26, 2006.
  2. "Denny Crum's Profile at the National Thoroughbred Racing Association". October 27, 2007.

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