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Defining Coach K's legacy as he approaches 1,000 wins
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Defining Coach K's legacy as he approaches 1,000 wins
SI Staff
Friday January 23rd, 2015

Mike Krzyzewski has won in many different ways and with many different players. Below are some of his landmark wins on a way to 1,000 and SI's picks for the first- and second-team All-Coach K.

Coach K's Milestone wins

Win Date Description
No. 1 Nov. 28, 1975 Defeats Lehigh, 56-29, for his first win as a head coach, at Army.
No. 74 Nov. 29, 1980 Defeats Steson, 67-49, for his first win at Duke.
No. 100 Feb. 24, 1982 Defeats Clemson, 73-72, for the 10th and final win of the season.
No. 194 March 23, 1986 Defeats Navy, 71-50, for first Final Four trip
No. 200 Dec. 13, 1986 Defeats Alabama, 76-67
No. 300 March 16, 1990 Defeats Richmond, 81-46, in the NCAA tournament
No. 336 April 1, 1991 Defeats Kansas, 72-65, for first national championship
No. 370 April 6, 1992 Defeats Michigan, 71-51, to win second national championship
No. 400 Dec. 22, 1993 Defeats Iowa, 79-76
No. 500 Feb. 28, 1998 Defeats North Carolina, 77-75, to win regular season ACC championship
No. 600 March 11, 2001 Defeats North Carolina, 79-53, in ACC title game
No. 606 April 2, 2001 Defeats Arizona, 82-72, for third national championship
No. 700 Dec. 12, 2004 Defeats Toledo, 82-54
No. 800 March 1, 2008 Defeats N.C. State, 87-86
No. 900 March 20, 2011 Defeats Michigan, 73-71, in NCAA tournament second round
No. 903 Nov. 15, 2011 Passes Bobby Knight for NCAA wins record
No. 1,000 Jan. 25, 2015 Defeats St. John's, 77-68, to become first men's Division I coach to reach milestone

Winning percentage for every 100 victories

The All-Coach K Team

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