Results for Best Boys Basketball Coach 2014

Total Votes: 37,878

Brendan O'Connell

Greenbelt, MD

In just eight years, O'Connell has compiled a 171-45 record. Last year's team won the Class 4A state title with a 27-1 record and he was named Washington Post All-Met Coach of the Year.

Total Votes: 2,017

Dave Boff

Roselle, NJ

Boff has racked up over 100 victories and led Roselle Catholic to the 2013 Tournament of Champions Title entering his 7th season as head coach.

Total Votes: 992

Freeman Williams

Camden, DE

During his four-year career, Williams has compiled a 58-29 record and his team was state runner-up in 2009.

Total Votes: 22,065

Gregg Downer

Ardmore, PA

Coach Downer is in his 23rd season at Lower Merion. He won three state titles (with five finals appearances), is a 3-time PA coach of the year winner and was the high school coach of NBA star Kobe Bryant. His career record is 465-195....

Total Votes: 668

Mel Stephens

Wheeling, WV

Stephens took over one of the most successful Class A programs in the state and has upheld its standard of excellence. He's gone 167-94 and led Wheeling Central to two state titles.

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Total Votes: 6,354

Steve Smith

Mouth of Wilson, VA

A legend in the high school coaching ranks, Smith has earned over 900 career victories, been named National Coach of the Year four times, produced dozens of McDonald's All Americans and led Oak Hill to eight national championships.

Total Votes: 1,046

Steve Turner

Washington, DC

Since taking over at Gonzaga in 2004, Turner has won over 200 games and transformed the Eagles into perennial contenders for the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference crown. They won the city title in 2008.