Discussion

Charlie Coles dies at 71

Updated: June 7, 2013, 6:19 PM ET
Associated Press

CINCINNATI -- Longtime Miami (Ohio) basketball coach Charlie Coles, the school's all-time leader in victories, died Friday in Oxford, Ohio, the school said. He was 71.

No cause of death was reported immediately, but Coles had a long history of heart issues.

Known for his colorful wit and a coaching competitiveness as the mid-major RedHawks often scheduled national powers for their nonconference games, the two-time Mid-American Conference coach of the year had 263 victories at ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES