Bob Dukiet

Bob Dukiet (1948-2009)

Teams coached: Saint Peter’s Peacocks, Marquette Golden Eagles, Gannon Golden Knights
Saint Peter’s record: 135-64 (.678)
Marquette record: 39-46 (.459)
Gannon record^: 136-67 (.670)
Overall record^: 310-177 (.637)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  4  (1980, 1982, 1984, 1987)
  • MAAC Regular Season Champion:  2  (1982, 1984)
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Appearances:  4  (1990, 1993, 1994, 1995)

Awards:

Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

1989-1996 Gannon
1986-1989 Marquette
1979-1986 Saint Peter’s
1972-1979 Princeton (asst)
1971-1972 Dartmouth (asst)
1970-1971 Montclair State (asst)

Bob Dukiet Facts

  • Robert Kevin Dukiet
  • Born February 5, 1948
  • Died May 28, 2009
  • Hometown: Livingston, New Jersey
  • Alma Mater: Boston College (BS, 1970)
  • Graduated from Livingston HS (NJ) and then played for Bob Cousy at Boston College
  • Spent one year as an assistant at D-III Montclair State and one under George Blaney at Dartmouth
  • Joined Pete Carril‘s staff at Princeton in 1972, working as an assistant there for seven seasons
  • Hired to be the head coach at Saint Peter’s in 1979, going 135-64 over seven seasons
  • Left for Marquette in 1986, where he coached the Golden Eagles for three seasons
    • Went to the NIT in his first season but finished below .500 for the next two
  • Spent the rest of his coaching career at Division II Gannon University in Erie, PA
    • Was 136-67 over seven seasons as head coach, reaching the NCAA D-II Tournament four times
  • Passed away from stomach cancer in May 2009 at the age of 61

Bob Dukiet Coaching Tree

 

^ overall record includes head coaching positions at both the NCAA Division I and Division II levels

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