1K for Coach K? Can Mike Krzyzewski Reach 1,000 Career Victories?

Posted by Josh Schoch on December-18-2010 Add Comments

First off, is 1,000-wins milestone even possible?  If the likes of Bob Knight fell short by almost 100 wins, who can reach 1K?

Coach K can.  With his 877th career win in December 2010, Coach K cut the gap to only 123 more, with over half of the season yet to be played.  Krzyzewski, at 63 years young, will probably only need to coach for five more years to break the 1,000-win plateau.

However, Krzyzewski will be 64 on February 13, 2011, and the all-time D-I wins leader Bob Knight retired at age 67.  The clock is ticking on Coach K, but he will probably coach later into his life than Bob Knight did; he will proba...

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