Jeff Mittie, one of the winningest active coaches in NCAA Division I with more than 450 career wins, accepted the position as the head women’s basketball coach at Kansas State University, earlier this spring. Mittie earned his master’s degree in Sports Management from the United States Sports Academy in 1992.
Prior to his current position, he served as the head women’s basketball coach at Texas Christian University and compiled a 303-175 (.634) record. He guided the program to winning seasons in 13 of his 14 years while taking TCU to 11 consecutive postseason tournaments prior to 2012.
He has achieved an overall record of 454-234 (.660) in his 22 years as a head coach, which includes stops at Missouri Western, Arkansas State and TCU. His .660 career winning percentage ranks 45th among active Division I head coaches and 21st among active coaches with 20 or more years of experience. Mittie has averaged 21 wins and 10 losses per season and experienced only one losing season in his 22 years of head coaching.