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Coaching comparison

Mike Christy / Arizona Daily Wildcat

The No. 18 Arizona Wildcats hosted the Oregon State Beavers in a Pacific 10 Conference basketball game Thursday, March 3, 2011, in McKale Center in Tucson, Ariz. Arizona beat Oregon State 70-59.
Mike Christy
Mike Christy / Arizona Daily Wildcat The No. 18 Arizona Wildcats hosted the Oregon State Beavers in a Pacific 10 Conference basketball game Thursday, March 3, 2011, in McKale Center in Tucson, Ariz. Arizona beat Oregon State 70-59.

Sean Miller

Age: 42

Record: 165-69

Milestones: Atlanic-10 Regular Season Champions

(2007, 2008, 2009)

Atlantic-10 Coach of the Year (2008)

Pacific 10 Conference John R. Wooden Coach of the Year (2011)

Pacific 10 Conference Regular Season Championship (2011)

“”He’s a basketball guy. I think he’s ­— I consider Calhoun, Williams, myself, the old guys who got in it for the right reasons and love the game a certain way. I think Sean is more of an ‘old soul.’ He got in the game for the right reasons. His team is sound.””

— Mike Krzyzewski, Duke head coach

Mike Krzyzewski

Age: 64

Record: 900-283

Milestones: Four NCAA Tournament Championships

(1991, 1992, 2001, 2010)

Eight NCAA Championship Games

(1986, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2010)

12 Elite Eights  (1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2010)

13 ACC Regular Season Championships

(1986, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2010)

Three-time Naismith College Coach of the Year (1989, 1992, 1999)

“”What he’s done at Duke speaks for itself, and that’s part of playing Duke is playing against a coach who has been there so many times that it’s never to your advantage going against them in this tournament.””

— Sean Miller, Arizona head coach

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