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Bill Self Net Worth:Bill Self (born December 27, 1962) is an American college men's basketball coach at the University of Kansas, where he has led Kansas to ten straight Big 12 Conference regular season championships (2004-05 through 2013-14 seasons) and the 2008 NCAA national championship.Self was named The Sporting News National Coach of the Year in 2000, 2009 and 2011, the Associated Press National Coach of the Year in 2009, the USBWA Henry Iba Award winner in 2009, CBS/Chevrolet National Coach of the Year in 2009, ESPN.com national Coach of the Year in 2009 and won the Adolph Rupp Cup in 2012. He was named the Big 12 Coach of the Year in 2006, 2009, 2011, and 2012. He is also a five-time finalist for the Naismith Coach of the Year Award (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2009). He was a 2010 United Nations NGO Positive Peace Award nominee for his work with Boys Clubs/Girls Clubs Of America and the Boy Scouts. From 2006 to 2012, Self had the best six-year record of any men's basketball coach in Division 1 history. As a coach at Kansas, Self has record at Allen Fieldhouse of 168-9 (.950 win percentage). In his tenure, Self has a had a 34 game home win streak and a school record and 11th longest in NCAA history, 69 home win streak.Self played college basketball at Oklahoma State University, where he was a four-year letter winner between 1982 and 1985 and was an All-Big Eight selection in 1982. He received his bachelor's degree in business in 1985 and a master's degree in athletic administration in 1989 from Oklahoma State University.Bill Self is one of three active coaches who have led three different teams to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament (Rick Pitino of Louisville and John Calipari of Kentucky are the others). During his first few seasons at Kansas, he has persuaded several McDonald's All-Americans to become Jayhawks, including Mario Chalmers, Darrell Arthur, Xavier Henry, Andrew Wiggins, and Cliff Alexander.Self is also known for implementing a strong hi-lo motion offense using size as an advantage in the paint, and a pressing man to man defense on all his teams from his early coaching days at University of Tulsa through the present. He has also shown great adaptability on the court and has implemented sometimes drastic adjustments as needed to his defensive schemes with various degrees of success.
|Birth date:||December 27, 1962|
|Death date:||November 15, 2010, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Birth place:||Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States|
|Education:||Oklahoma State University–Stillwater|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Cindy Self (m. 1988)|
|Children:||Tyler Self, Lauren Self|
|Parents:||Bill Self Sr., Margaret Self|
|Awards:||Naismith Men's College Coach of the Year, Legends of Coaching Award, Associated Press Big 12 men’s basketball Coach of the Year|