BirthdayMarch 2, 1937
BirthplaceSan Fernando, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Denny Crum

    Full name: Denny Crum
    Also known as: Denny Crum, Crum, Denny
    Professions: American basketball player and coach
    Work: Denny Crum—championships, awards, and honors

  2. Denny Crum Measurements

    Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

  3. Denny Crum Known for

    He Got Game (1998), The Rivalry: Red v Blue (2013), Four Square Miles to Glory, The Cardinal Rule (2015)

  4. Denny Crum Biography

    Denzil E. "Denny" Crum (born March 2, 1937) is a former American men's college basketball coach at the University of Louisville in Kentucky from 1971 to 2001, compiling a 675–295 record. He 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.As the head coach at U of L, Crum is widely credited with pioneering the now-common strategy of scheduling tough non-conference match-ups early in the season in order to prepare his teams for March's NCAA tournament, where one defeat ends the season. Crum's prolific post-season play and calm demeanor earned him the monikers "Mr. March" and his most well-known nickname, "Cool Hand Luke."

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