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Jim Harrick was born July 25, 1938 in Charleston, West Virginia and is a former college basketball head coach who coached at Pepperdine University, UCLA, the University of Rhode Island and the University of Georgia.
Harrick graduated in 1960 from Morris Harvey College, now known as the University of Charleston. He is of Lebanese ancestry.
After a one-year hiatus, Harrick returned to coaching by accepting the head coach position at Rhode Island. He coached the Rams for two seasons (from 199799), where in both years they qualified for the NCAA Tournament. During the 1998 tournament, the Rams upset Kansas in the second round and reached the Midwest Regional finals but were defeated by Stanford 7977. In his second season, he managed to recruit Lamar Odom and led the Rams to their first Atlantic 10 Conference title.
After the season, he left URI to become the head coach at the University of Georgia. He served there for four seasons (199700 through 200203), leading the Bulldogs to the NCAA tournament twice following a losing record. He resigned from his position and retired from coaching after several scandals during his reign at Georgia came to public light.
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