Mike Krzyzewski is an American college basketball coach as well as a former player. Since the year 1980, Mike has been serving as the head Men’s Basketball coach at the Duke University. There, he has led Blue Devils to 5 NCAA Championships, 12 ACC regular seasons, 12 Final Fours, and 13 ACC Tournament Championships. He is currently married to his wife Carol Marsh with whom he has three daughters.
Now, let us gain few more information related to the bio of Krzyzewski that has been extracted from various sources. He is the native of Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. He came into this world on 13th February of the year 1947 which has now made him reach at the age of 69. Although he is known by the name Mike Krzyzewski, his full name is Michael William Krzyzewski. He is the son of Emily M. and William Krzyzewski. He was raised up as Catholic.
Krzyzewski went to study at the St. Helen Catholic School and later to Archbishop Weber High School. He then got graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1969 and also played the basketball under Bob Knight while also getting trained to become an officer in the US Army. From 1969 till 1974, he served in US Army and directed service teams for 3 years. In1974, he was discharged from the active duty and then he began his coaching career as an assistant on the staff of Knight with Indiana Hoosiers during the historic 1974-75 season.
It was on 18th March of 1980 when Krzyzewski was named as the head coach of the Duke University after five seasons at the Army. Prior to that, he has won three consecutive gold medals in the Olympics. He was also the assistant coach to the USA Teams that won medals at 1984 and 1992 Olympics and the 1979 Pan America Games team and also 1992 Tournament of the Americans.
Mike Krzyzewski is one of the most popular and loved celebrity on the television screen whom we’ve been knowing and seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of him since a long time as well as some of you may also love to access some other news related to him. Some of us may also have the information regarding his quotes, personal life, as well as the professional career from different gossip pages, newspaper, and magazines. Krzyzewski has been active in this field for few time and during this period, he has already gained numbers of fans in his social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. We can also view his interviews on YouTube.
Mike Krzyzewski stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches which is 1.78 m that suit his personality. As he was born in the month of February, his zodiac sign is Aquarius. His weight has not been recorded yet. He belongs to American nationality. During his career till now, Krzyzewski has gained a big amount of the salary and the net worth of him is estimated to be $25 million.