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Jim Calhoun

JIM CALHOUN is the legendary coach of the University of Connecticut Huskies. He is among the winningest coaches in NCAA History, ranking No. 12 in all-time Division I victories following the completion of the 2006-07 season. He is also one of only 5 active Division I coaches with at least 750 career wins. He has guided the Huskies to 14 NCAA Tournament appearances over the past 20 years and his Huskies captured the NCAA National Championship in 1999 and 2004. In 2005, Jim Calhoun was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and in 2006 he was named as a member of the Founding Class of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame.

Jim Calhoun


<a href="">A Passion to Lead by Jim Calhoun--Audiobook Excerpt</a>

A Passion to Lead by Jim Calhoun--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to Jim Calhoun read from his book A Passion to Lead: Seven Leadership Secrets for Success in Business, Sports, and Life. Coach Jim Calhoun is one of the most successful coaches in college basketball history. Having sent countless players to the NBA, Coach Calhoun is known for producing not just great athletes but great human beings. In A Passion to lead, he shares the principles that have allowed him to have such a fundamental impact on so many young men.

A Passion to Lead

Jim Calhoun with Richard Ernsberger, Jr.
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Hall of Fame University of Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun shares his secrets for motivation, success and leadership

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