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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 17 November 1944Lyons, New York, USA
Birth NameJames Arthur Boeheim
Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Jim Boeheim was born on November 17, 1944 in Lyons, New York, USA as James Arthur Boeheim. He has been married to Juli Greene since October 10, 1997. They have three children. He was previously married to Elaine.

Spouse (2)

Juli Greene (10 October 1997 - present) (3 children)
Elaine (June 1976 - 1994) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (7)

BEC Coach of the Year (1984, 1991, 2000). District II Coach of the Year (1979, 1980, 1984, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1994). Big East Regular Season Champion (1980, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991). Big East Tournament Champion (1981, 1988, 1992). NCAA Finalist (1987). USA U21 National Team (2000, 2001). Under-21 Tournament of Americas (2000). Big East Conf. Regular Season Finalist (2001). World Championships U21 in Japan -(2001)(Winner). NIT Semifinals (2002).
Played basketball for Syracuse University (1964-1966).
Head coach for Syracuse University (1976- ). Assistant head coach for Syracuse (1972-1976).
Recipient of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame's Clair Bee Coach of the Year Award (which honors the active Division I basketball coach who has made the most significant positive contributions to his sport during the preceding year) in 2000.
On April 7, 2003 won the first NCAA title in men's basketball for Syracuse University.
Big East Tournament Champion 1981, 1992, 2005, and 2006.
Head basketball coach at Syracuse University [March 2003]

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