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Legendary William Jewell basketball coach Larry Holley has died

William Jewell College announced Thursday that legendary head men’s basketball coach Larry Holley died on Thursday.He was 76. Holley coached for 48 seasons, and 40 of those were at William Jewell College. He won 916 career games, more than some of the greats like Roy Williams and Bobby Knight. He won 12 conference championships and was named coach of the year 15 times.Holley retired three years ago after a remarkable career.Funeral arrangements are pending.

William Jewell College announced Thursday that legendary head men’s basketball coach Larry Holley died on Thursday.

He was 76.

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Holley coached for 48 seasons, and 40 of those were at William Jewell College. He won 916 career games, more than some of the greats like Roy Williams and Bobby Knight. He won 12 conference championships and was named coach of the year 15 times.

Holley retired three years ago after a remarkable career.

Funeral arrangements are pending.