Kim Mulkey

Basketball Player and Coach

Kimberly Duane Mulkey is the head women's basketball coach at Baylor University. She is the first person in NCAA history to win a basketball national championship as a player, assistant coach, and head coach. In 2011, she won her 300th career game, all with the Lady Bears.… Read More

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1962 Birth Born on May 17, 1962.


1981 19 Years Old The Mulkey was an All-American point guard at Louisiana Tech University, winning two national championships as a player—the AIAW title in 1981 and the inaugural NCAA title in 1982—and in 1984 was the inaugural winner of the women's version of the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award, given to the nation's top college senior under 5'6"/1.68 m (the height limit was later raised to 5'8"/1.73 m).


1985 23 Years Old She became an assistant at Tech in 1985 and was promoted to associate head coach in 1996. … Read More
1988 26 Years Old Mulkey and the Lady Techsters won the 1988 NCAA Championship. Mulkey was selected to be a member of the team representing the USA at the 1983 Pan American Games held in Caracas, Venezuela. The team won all five games to earn the gold medal for the event. Mulkey averaged 12.4 points per game. Mulkey played for the USA National team in the 1983 World Championships, held in Sao Paulo, Brazil. … Read More


2000 38 Years Old …  She was enshrined in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000 for her accomplishments as a player. … Read More


2006 44 Years Old From the 1990s until her 2006 divorce she was known as Kim Mulkey-Robertson. … Read More


2012 50 Years Old In 2012, Mulkey made NCAA history by leading the Lady Bears to a perfect 40–0 season, the most wins in college basketball history, men or women. … Read More
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