Joe B. Hall

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Hall in 2016

Joe Beasman Hall (November 30, 1928 – January 15, 2022) was an American college basketball coach. He was the head basketball coach at the University of Kentucky from 1972 to 1985. As coach of the Wildcats, the team were the NCAA Division I champions in 1978. He was the National Coach of the Year in 1978, and was a four-time Southeastern Conference (SEC) Coach of the Year.

Hall was born in Cynthiana, Kentucky. He was married to Katharine Dennis until her death in 2007. The couple had three children.[1]

Hall died on January 15, 2022, at his home in Lexington, Kentucky. He was 93.[2]

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  1. "Katharine Dennis Hall". Lexington Herald-Leader. May 11, 2007. Retrieved October 5, 2020.
  2. "Joe B. Hall, who won national college basketball titles at Kentucky as player and coach, dies at 93". ESPN. January 15, 2022. Retrieved January 17, 2022.

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