From Bobby Knight’s chair toss to John Chaney’s press-conference death threats, college basketball coaches have a colorful history of losing their cool. Few contemporary coaches are anywhere near Knight’s level of volatility, but there are still some who have the potential for a memorable blowup.
Tim Floyd hasn’t spent much time in the national spotlight since taking over the low-profile UTEP program. Of course, even at UTEP, people will notice you if you throw enough of a fit while being ejected that the police have to escort you off the floor.
Read on for more on Floyd and the rest of the 10 coaches most likely to go from intense to incendiary with the right provocation.