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Coach K Earns Career Win No. 1,000

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's 77-68.

Coach K Leads U.S. To Gold in London

The U.S. men's basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory on Sunday and its second straight Olympic championship.

Coach 1K: The Journey to 1,000 Wins

On the night of February 13, 1974, Duke held a small ceremony after defeating Virginia, 88-78, in Cameron Indoor Stadium. The ceremony was to celebrate the program’s 1,000th victory in basketball. Duke was just the sixth school to reach that milestone. It came at a dreadful time for the program – the Blue Devils were […]

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Coach K Earns Career Win No. 1,000

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s 77-68.

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Coach K’s achievement is model of adaptability, flexibility and excellence

Mike Krzyzewski will accumulate 1,000 career victories in a matter of days, perhaps as early as Sunday.

It’s an astounding accomplishment — one that comes along with 40 years as a Division I head coach — and it’s impressive even to peers that have piled up hundreds and hundreds of wins themselves.

So, what’s the secret to longevity in this profession? How can coaches stick around long enough (and win enough) to get to this point? USA TODAY Sports posed these questions to some of the sport’s most successful coaches.

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