"Five Questions" With Mark Phelps
Drake Men's Basketball Head Coach Mark Phelps took on the 'Five Questions" challenge this week, covering topics from the incoming scholarship class to returning veterans, to his family time. Check out the latest edition of "Five Questions" to learn more about the Bulldogs' fifth-year head coach.
Some Phelps data to digest:
--The 2011-12 Bulldogs won 18 games, most in Phelps' four-year tenure as head coach and tied for ninth-most in school history;
--Drake posted a winning record for the second time in Phelps' four years (17-16, 2008-09), making him the first Drake head coach in 50 years to post two winning seasons in his first four (Maury John, 2, 1958-62);
--With 62 career wins, Phelps has more wins than any Drake coach in his first four seasons;
--No Drake head coach since Maury John (.555 from 1958-62) has had a better winning percentage in his first four seasons than Phelps (.473).
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