Bill Self Biography, Wikipedia, Career, Net Worth, Salary, Age, Family, Parents, Wife, Children, Siblings, Height, Weight, Education, and all facts.
Bill Self Biography/Wikipedia & Career
Billy Eugene Self Jr. is an American basketball coach. He is the head men’s basketball coach at the University of Kansas, a position he has held since 2003.
He has led the Jayhawks to 16 Big 12 regular-season championships during his 19 seasons as head coach, including a share of an NCAA record 14 consecutive Big 12 regular season championships. Some of these championships were shared between 2005-2018.
He also led the Jayhawks’ four NCAA Final Four appearances (2008, 2012, 2018, 2022, the 2008 NCAA championship and the 2022 NCAA championship.
Self was inducted into 2017’s Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Self had the 19th-most successful Division I coach in NCAA history, and the 6th active head coach, at the end of the 2020-21 season. He is second in Kansas history behind Hall of Famer Phog Alley.
Bill Self Age, Date of Birth & Place of Birth
Self is 59 years as of April 2, and will be 60 on December 27, 2022. He was born on December 27, 1962, in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States.
Bill Self Height & Weight
How tall is Bill Self? The head men’s basketball coach at the University of Kansas stands tall at 6ft (1.83 m) and weighs 113 kg.
Parents & Siblings
Self was born to Bill Self Sr. and Margaret Self. His sister Shelly Anderson is his only sibling.
His father, Bill Self Sr., was a former Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association executive director. He was also a state champion basketball coach, coaching Morris High School to a Class B girls state championship at State Fair Arena in 1966.
Wife & Children
Self and Cindy met in the year 1984 after a lost to Kansas. Both attended Oklahoma State University, a public land-grant research university in Stillwater, Oklahoma. They dated for four years before they tied the knot in 1988.
Cindy is passionate about helping children. She has her master’s degree in elementary education and has been very active in charity, which led her and Self to found the ASSISTS foundation in 2006, which focuses on helping the community’s youth, according to PlayerWags.com.
Net Worth And Salary
How rich is Bill Self? The American basketball coach has an estimated net worth of $20 million, and annual salary is $5.41 million.
Self was the 10th highest paid NCAA basketball coach as of 2020. He signed a lifetime contract extension with the Jayhawks in 2021.