About John Beilein
John Beilein, or as he is formally recognized, John Patrick Beilein, is an American professional basketball coach who has been the basketball coach of over eight teams, including college basketball and NBA.
John Beilein took birth on February 5, 1953, in Burt, New York, and later completed his high school education in Lockport, New York. John Beilein has won a total of 843 games to date, which also includes 754 victories at four-year universities.
John Beilein is well-known as a basketball coach who has experience coaching at multiple levels, including Junior college, NCAA Division III, NCAA Division II, and NCAA Division I. John Beilein gained massive fame during his time at Richmond from 1997-2002 during which he helped the team reach NCAA tournament. John Beilein is regarded as a legendary NCAA coach, having coached multiple teams to success. Some of the teams which had John Beilein as their head coach before he joined the NBA side Detroit Pistons as their Senior Player Development Advisor include West Virginia Mountaineers, Nazareth College, Michigan Wolverines, and a few others as well. Scroll down to learn more about the New York-born basketball coach.
John Beilein Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is John Beilein’s net worth?
John Beilein is believed to have a net worth of around $2 million.
How much does John Beilein earn per year?
The annual income of the basketball coach is believed to lie in the range of $200,000 - $800,000.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is John Beilein?
John Beilein stands tall at 5 ft 8 in (175 cm).
How old is John Beilein?
John Beilein took birth on February 5, 1953, and turned 69 this February 2022.
Childhood And Education
John Beilein spent his childhood in Burt, New York, where he lived in the family of an apple farmer and mill worker along with his siblings. John Beilein was a student at DeSales High School located in Lockport, New York. After finishing high school, John Beilein joined the Wheeling College and was a part of the basketball team named 'Wheeling Jesuit Cardinals' from 1971 - 1975. The renowned basketball coach went on to become the captain of the team in the 1974/75 season and eventually earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1975 in the field of history. Upon completion of his graduation, John Beilein became the head coach of Newfane High School. He stayed there for three years, following which he joined Niagara University to earn a Master of Science degree in 1981.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is John Beilein’s partner?
John Beilein has been married to Kathleen Beilein since 1978 and parent to four children, including Andrew, Patrick, Mark, and Seana Hendricks. John Beilein's son, Patrick, is also a part of the basketball community and was once the assistant coach at Dartmouth. He later went on to become West Virginia Wesleyan College's head coach. Moreover, Patrick was once the head coach at Niagara University as well.
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
John Beilein is popularly recognized for his growth as a basketball coach since he began coaching in junior colleges and climbed all the way up to NBA. The New York-born basketball coach began his coaching career at Newfane High School in 1975 following his graduation. After his time at Newfane High School, John Beilein became the head coach of the Erie Community College basketball team from 1978-1982. John Beilein began his NCAA Division I coaching career when he joined Canisius College in 1992 and coached the team until 1997. The team was recognized as Golden Griffins and brought great fame to John Beilein for their performance. John Beilein was notably the coach of Michigan Wolverines of the University of Michigan for 12 years from 2007-2019. After his time at the University of Michigan, John Beilein joined the NBA side Cleveland Cavaliers as their head coach. Although his time at Cleveland Cavaliers wasn't a success and he resigned within a year.
What awards has John Beilein won?
John Beilein has won various awards throughout his career. Some of them include 'CBS Sports National Coach of the Year' in 2018, 'CAA Coach of the Year' in 1998, and several others.
Other Interesting John Beilein Facts And Trivia
- John Beilein's teams were recognized for their offensive game style, accurate three-point shooting, and limited turnovers.
- Beilein is a part of 'Canisius Sports Hall of Fame' and 'Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan Hall of Fame'.
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