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Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski to retire after 2021-2022 season

Krzyzewski has won more games than any coach in D-1 college basketball history
FileThis March 22, 2018, file photo shows Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski speaking during a...
FileThis March 22, 2018, file photo shows Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski speaking during a news conference at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Omaha, Neb. Krzyzewski doesn’t believe the NCAA coordinated its reforms well enough. Speaking two days after the governing body announced numerous changes following a high-profile corruption scandal in college basketball, Krzyzewski on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, said he approves the intent behind the changes but added that “they don’t have a plan of execution.” Among the notable changes, the NCAA included provisions allowing agent relationships.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)(AP)
Updated: Jun. 2, 2021 at 1:52 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is the winningest coach in Division I men’s basketball history, but he has announced his retirement at the end of the 2021-2022 season. Krzyzewski, who has led the Blue Devils to national titles five times (1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015), has been the head coach at Duke since 1980.

Krzyzewski has a career record of 1,170-361 in his 40 seasons with the Blue Devils. The dean of the ACC coaches also has 12 Final Four appearances, 15 ACC Tournament championships, and 12 ACC regular season titles.

ESPN has confirmed Duke university officials will name associate head coach Jon Scheyer as coach-in-waiting.

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