Mark Few

Basketball Player-coach
Born Dec 27, 1962

Mark Few is an American college basketball coach, currently the head coach at Gonzaga University. He has served on Gonzaga's coaching staff since 1989, and has been a constant on the sidelines throughout a period that has seen the Bulldogs rise from mid-major obscurity to regular participants in the NCAA tournament.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mark Few.


1962 Birth Born on December 27, 1962.


1983 20 Years Old Few entered the coaching profession even before receiving his degree, serving as an unpaid part-time assistant at his alma mater of Creswell High School starting in 1983, and advancing to a paid position from 1986 to 1988. … Read More
1989 26 Years Old After a season as an assistant at another Oregon school, Sheldon High School in Eugene, he moved to Spokane, Washington, joining the Gonzaga staff as a graduate assistant in 1989 under Dan Fitzgerald. … Read More
1990 27 Years Old In 1990, he was promoted to a full-time assistant.


1994 31 Years Old He and his wife Marcy, married by his father in 1994, have three sons and one daughter. … Read More
1999 36 Years Old In April 1999, Few was promoted to associate head coach, making him the designated successor to Monson, who had just finished his second year as Gonzaga head coach. … Read More


2005 42 Years Old …  In 2005, Few signed a contract extension intended to keep him at Gonzaga through 2015.
2009 46 Years Old On March 21, 2009, Few notched his 254th win as Gonzaga's head coach with a second-round victory in the NCAA Tournament, passing his former boss Fitzgerald as the winningest coach in school history. … Read More
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