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#187420 - 08/20/03 05:39 PM This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!)
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Trivia question:

Which men's basketball coach has the highest lifetime winning percentage in NCAA tournament history? (minimum of 19 victories)


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One guess per person. The first correct answer wins the prize (all four cards pictured below). The answer must include both the name of the coach and the correct winning percentage. The winner will be announced shortly after the contest expires on August 27, 11:59 pm, CST.

Good luck!




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1975 Topps (mini) #1 Hank Aaron - SGC 88
1975 Topps (mini) #320 Pete Rose - SGC 88
1975 Topps #35 Ron Santo - SGC 96
1975 Topps #210 Johnny Bench MVP - SGC 96

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#187421 - 08/20/03 06:57 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: MW1]
HonusWagner
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Everett Dean with a 1.000 winning percentage.

Am I right?

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#187422 - 08/20/03 07:43 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: HonusWagner]
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The winner will be announced shortly after the contest expires on August 27, 11:59 pm, CST.
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#187423 - 08/20/03 07:45 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: HonusWagner]
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I believe that with your caveat of 19 games that Everett Dean doesn't qualify. I'm gonna go with John Wooden and his 47-10, .825 record. Closely followed by Tom Izzo I believe. Let me know if that does it.

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#187424 - 08/20/03 08:18 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: MW1]
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would it happen to be Mike Krzyzewski from Duke with a percentage of .795?

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#187425 - 08/20/03 10:26 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: jwick]
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Krzyzewski's .797
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#187426 - 08/20/03 11:02 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: MW1]
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Adolph Rupp????
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#187427 - 08/20/03 11:40 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: MW1]
greggy
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Not that I care about the cards but a google search states:

John Wooden*, UCLA 25 years 47-10 record .825 percentage
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#187428 - 08/21/03 02:00 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: MW1]
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Krzyzewski's .797. His 55 tournament victories were second all-time, trailing only Dean Smith's 65

if more then one person has the correct answer is there going to be a drawing??

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#187429 - 08/21/03 02:26 PM Re: This month's Trivia question! (prize awarded for correct answer!!!) [Re: Lothar52]
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Quote:

if more then one person has the correct answer is there going to be a drawing??




The first correct answer wins the prize.

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