5/9/2019 12:05:00 AM Coach Bobby Lutz: From Bandys To The National Stage
Eastern Lincoln Historical Society Press Release
DENVER, N.C. - Bobby Lutz grew up on Highway 150, graduated from Bandys High School and went on to coach basketball at UNC-Charlotte, North Carolina State, Iowa State and Pfeiffer.
Coach Lutz holds the record for most wins by a head coach at UNC-Charlotte with 183.
The 49ers enjoyed consistent success during Lutz's tenure, reaching the NCAA Tournament five times (1999, 2001, 2002, 2004 and 2005), plus three appearances in the NIT (2000, 2006 and 2008).
In 2005 Lutz was a finalist for the Jim Phelan National Coach of the Year Award.
Coach Lutz will talk about his life and career and how basketball has changed over the years for the Eastern Lincoln Historical Society on Monday, May 13 at 6 p.m. He was just named a Special Assistant Coach at Nebraska. Come see him before he leaves!
The meeting will be held at the Mundy House Annex, 4353 Business Highway 16 North in Denver. All meetings are free to the public.