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ESPN25: BEST COACHES OF THE LAST 25 YEARS
BEST COACHES
As selected by ESPN25's Expert Panel
BEST COACHES
As ranked by ESPN.com SportsNation users
1. Dean Smith 1. Mike Krzyzewski
2. Scott Bowman 2. Dean Smith
3. Mike Krzyzewski 3. Phil Jackson
4. Phil Jackson 4. Bill Walsh
5. Pat Summitt 5. Tom Osborne
6. Bill Walsh 6. Bill Parcells
7. Don Shula 7. Joe Torre
8. Joe Paterno 8. Don Shula
9. Eddie Robinson 9. Joe Paterno
10. Pat Riley 10. Larry Brown
11. Bill Parcells 11. Joe Gibbs
12. Geno Auriemma 12. Scott Bowman
13. Joe Torre 13. Pat Summit
14. Joe Gibbs 14. Bob Knight
15. Jimmy Johnson 15. Eddie Robinson
16. Dan Gable 16. Dan Gable
17. Tom Osborne 17. Pat Riley
18. Bela Karolyi 18. Bobby Bowden
19. Bob Knight 19. Jimmy Johnson
20. Al Arbour 20. Geno Auriemma
21. Bobby Bowden 21. Tony La Russa
22. Larry Brown 22. Anson Dorrance
23. Steve Spurrier 23. Bela Karolyi
24. Anson Dorrance 24. Al Arbour
25. Tony La Russa 25. Steve Spurrier








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