Results for Best Boys Basketball Coach 2014
During 44 years, Pingatore compiled a 908-312 record and coached several future stars, including Isaiah Thomas. He has won one state title with one second, one third and one fourth.
During his 36-year career, Alexander has put together a 685-348 record. Three times his teams have reached the state quarterfinals.
Smith has dominated Illinois in recent years, winning six state titles - including the last four in Class 4A. He has posted a 260-40 record in just nine years.
During 32 seasons, Kimbro has compiled a 680-245 record. His teams' best finishes in the state tournament were one second and one third.
Sigel is the first coach in Illinois to win large and small school state titles. His 16-year record is 352-172.
McClain's seven-year record is 177-35 with three large-school state titles in a row at Peoria Manual. His 1996-97 team was 31-1 and ranked first in the country by USA Today. He also spent 11 years in college coaching.