View Full Version : Congrats Coach Few!

Club Prez
03-19-2010, 07:15 PM
The all-time winningest men's basketball coach in Gonzaga history! :D

Once and Future Zag
03-19-2010, 07:22 PM
Thats right! Heck of an achievement for Mark and all his staff.

03-19-2010, 07:25 PM
Good call prez, I overlooked that fact in my glee.

03-19-2010, 10:32 PM
This is very awesome. So, Hank Anderson coached from 1952-1972. So, how many head coaches has Gonzaga had in the last 58 years? Not very many, apparently.

03-19-2010, 10:38 PM
A perfect game for Mark Few to become the winningest coach at Gonzaga. EVER!!! Congratulations to Few and his staff, because at Gonzaga it's done as a team.

03-19-2010, 10:47 PM
He is going to set a few marks that will never, ever be broken before he is done here.

03-19-2010, 10:51 PM
All he needs is about another 20 years here to be a lock for the Coaches Hall of Fame. He'll still be (sort of) young!

ehk 21
03-20-2010, 06:26 AM
Congratulations to Coach Few. After the WCC Tournament there were several people on this site trashing the coach, but he did a great job preparing this team for a tough trip to Buffalo. And they beat the #3 team in the ACC. Pretty good, I would say.

03-20-2010, 06:31 AM
Whoa, whoa, whoa. Don't you know the protocol? We're only allowed to use coach Few's name when we lose.

I liked the stat--coach Few has made it to the second round 8 out of the 11 (now 9 of 12) times he's been in the tournament--and typically he's not afforded a protected seed.

03-20-2010, 06:39 AM
I don't agree with everything he does as a coach but I wouldn't trade him for anybody in the country. His record speaks for itself. And aside from Josh's trouble a few years ago how much embarrassing nonsense have we has to endure in his 11 years? What more could a fan ask for? Congratulations to Few on an already brilliant tenure.

03-20-2010, 06:59 AM
And clearly the "nonsense" with Josh and Theo had nothing to do with Few and a lack of discipline. If it had been completely up to Few, they would've been gone. Only by the intercession of non-basketball people were they allowed to work their way back.

I agree with ZD that I don't always like the style of coaching in-games, but you've got to love the results.

03-20-2010, 08:30 AM
The only reason I would object to expanding the Dance field is that Mark may very well set a record for consecutive appearances ....truly amazing what he has done and where he has done it...