Richard E. Baldwin

College basketball's winningest coach

The Dick Baldwin Legend Highlights

 Win No. 1

December 13, 1947, with Broome CC, defeated Triple Cities College, later to become Binghamton University, 41-39 

Win No. 500

February 14, 1970, with BCC, defeated Cornell freshmen team, 88-50

Win No. 600

December 18, 1973, with BCC, defeated Corning CC, 78-70

Win No. 700

December 9, 1978, with BCC, defeated Monroe CC, 76-75, in overtime

Win No. 800

December 12, 1983, with BCC, defeated Alfred Tech, 65-57

Win No. 900 

November 1992 with Binghamton University, defeated Manhattanville College, 82-62

Win No. 961 

February 16, 1996, defeated Potsdam, 91-70 

Final Game 

February 22, 1996, lost to Buffalo State, 68-48, in the first round of the SYNYAC tournament 


Coached 1,302 consecutive games spanning 45 seasons 

Exclusive menbership

Enshrined in: National Junior College Athletic Association Basketball Hall of Fame (1984); Athletic Directors Hall of Fame (1988); New York State Basketball Hall of Fame (1993) 

Coaching Career 

961 wins, 341 losses for a .731 winning percentage in 45 seasons of coaching men's basketball 

Sports Illustrated Feature Article

February 19, 1994 (with the bathing suits) 



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