One difference between college basketball and the NBA is that in college, the coaches are the head of the programs.
Sure, players like Tyler Hansborough and Scottie Reynolds who stay all four years can leave a never-ending impression, but with all of the one and done players now, coaches are the only stable asset to a team.
Maybe that's the reason that we talk about college coaches so much.
If you're wondering why I have a picture of John Wooden as the title photo, it's a symbol representing how he set the precedent to everyone who has followed him.
Without a doubt, John Wooden is one of the greatest coaches ever, and an icon in sports history. However, someone coaching right now could eventually become an icon like him.
Which leads me to the list. Here are the Top 10 active college basketball coaches.