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Legendary College Coaching Career Winds Down in Topeka

 Washburn Coach Bob Chipman ranks sixth all-time in NCAA Division II history with 806 career wins. (Photo: Washburn University Athletics)

A celebration is planned Saturday at Washburn’s final regular season men’s basketball home game.  The team will honor coach Bob Chipman who's retiring after 38 years as the head coach of the Ichabods.  KPR’s Greg Echlin reports that Chipman is still getting used to the idea that the end of his coaching career is approaching.


The Ichabods beat Central Oklahoma Thursday night for Chipman’s 806th career win.  That ties him with another Kansas native, Eddie Sutton, for 13th on the list of all-time career victories for men’s coaches.
 
 

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