He’s the Head Men’s Basketball Coach at Texas A&M, and what he’s done over the past three years is only slightly behind USA 4 – USSR 3 on the scale of sports miracles. In the 2003-2004 season Texas A&M went 0-16 in Big XII play and the program was regarded as a college basketball wasteland. Today, the Aggies are 20-3 on the year, #6 in the nation, and sit alone atop the Big XII standings with an 8-1 mark.
Check out this podcast from Coach Gillispie’s appearance today on ESPN Radio. For you Cowboys fans out there, there’s even a somewhat odd question relating to The Tuna.
Oh, and for the record, his middle name is ‘Clyde’.