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Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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In all, USA teams with Geno Auriemma on the sideline have won seven gold medals and have posted a 50-1 record in official FIBA and FIBA Americas competitions. Including exhibition games, Auriemma has helped USA teams compile an overall record of 90-9.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma was honored in 2010, 2012 and 2014 as the USA Basketball Co-National Coach of the Year, and he was named the 2000 USA Basketball Developmental Coach of the Year.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma has been involved with USA Basketball since the 1993 U.S. Olympic Festival, when he served as head coach of the West Team.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma was head coach of the 1996 USA Basketball Women’s Select Team, which trained in Colorado Springs against the 1996 USA R. William Jones Cup Team and the 1996 Russian Olympic Team.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Helping to coach two USA teams in the summer of 2000, Geno Auriemma served as an assistant coach for the gold-medal winning 2000 U.S. Olympic Team. He also led a USA junior national team (U18) to gold in 2000.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma (back row, left) was head coach of the USA team that earned a gold medal with a 5-0 record at the 2000 FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Mar del Plata, Argentina.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma was head coach of the 2001 USA U19 World Cup Team that finished with a 6-1 slate and the bronze medal in Brno, Czech Republic.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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After Geno Auriemma was named as head coach of the 2009-2012 USA National Team, he helped the USA to a 3-0 record and gold medal at the UMMC Ekaterinburg International Invitational in Russia. He is pictured here with USA point guard Sue Bird, who he also coached at the University of Connecticut.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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With the 2010 USA National Team, Geno Auriemma guided the team to a 4-1 exhibition record.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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In his first major international competition as the USA National Team head coach, Geno Auriemma led the USA to a gold medal and 9-0 record at the 2010 FIBA World Cup.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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During the 2011 USA National Team European Tour, Geno Auriemma and the USA compiled a 3-2 record.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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In preparation for the 2012 Olympics, Geno Auriemma and the USA National Team wrapped up a 5-0 exhibition record.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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In his first appearance as the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball head coach in 2012 in London, Geno Auriemma led the USA to an 8-0 record and the gold medal.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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With Geno Auriemma on the sidelines for his second quadrennium as the USA National Team head coach (2009-12 and 2013-16), the 2014 USA National Team earned a 4-1 exhibition record.

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Geno Auriemma led the USA to a 6-0 record and gold medal at the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Istanbul.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma and the USA National Team compiled a 4-0 record during its 2015 European tour in Spain, Italy and Czech Republic.

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Under the leadership of Geno Auriemma, the 2016 USA National Team earned a 4-0 exhibition record.

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Geno Auriemma captured his second Olympic gold medal as the USA head coach with an 8-0 record in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

Through the Years: Geno Auriemma

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Geno Auriemma also serves on the 2017-2020 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee and the 2017-2020 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Steering Committee.

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