Brad Stevens

Basketball Player and Coach
Born Oct 22, 1976

Brad Stevens is an American college basketball coach and former player. He is currently the head men's basketball coach at Butler University. He grew up in Zionsville, Indiana, where he starred on the Zionsville Community High School basketball team, setting four school records. After high school, he attended DePauw University, where he played basketball and earned a degree in economics.… Read More

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    Fox News - Jun 01, 2016
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    Yahoo News - Apr 29, 2016
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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Brad Stevens.


1976 Birth Born on October 22, 1976.


1995 18 Years Old In 1995, he was named the sectional MVP and was the leading scorer in state sectional play (32.3 ppg). … Read More


1999 22 Years Old …  He was named to the Dean's list and graduated in 1999 with a degree in economics.
2000 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In the summer of 2000, Stevens was offered the opportunity to volunteer in the Butler basketball office. … Read More
2002 25 Years Old …  Butler beat Siena 70–53 and Stevens tied the NCAA record for most wins (81) by a head coach in his first three seasons set by Mark Few of Gonzaga in 2002 and tied by Mark Fox of Nevada in 2007. … Read More
2003 26 Years Old …  She finished her final year of law school in Indianapolis, and the couple married in August 2003. … Read More


Stevens was also the only coach in Division I to lead his team to an undefeated conference schedule during the 2009–10 season. … Read More
2010 33 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 5, 2010, Butler and Duke faced off in what The New York Times called "the most eagerly awaited championship game in years". … Read More
2011 34 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Stevens coached the Bulldogs in their second consecutive national championship game on April 4, 2011, where the team lost to the Huskies of the University of Connecticut. … Read More
2013 36 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2013, UCLA reportedly offered Stevens between $2.5 and $3 million a year to leave Butler. … Read More
2015 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 2015, Stevens led the Celtics to the NBA Playoffs as the 7th seed in the Eastern Conference with a 40–42 record.
Stevens remains in close touch with the Butler basketball family; he notably took a one-game leave from the Celtics in January 2016 to visit with Andrew Smith, a player on both of Butler's Final Four teams who was dying of cancer; Smith died less than a week later. … Read More
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