James Arthur "Jim" Boeheim is the head coach of the men's basketball team at Syracuse University.
Boeheim has guided the Orange to nine Big East regular season championships, five Big East Tournament championships, and 28 NCAA Tournament appearances, including three appearances in the national title game.
In those games, the Orange lost to Indiana in 1987 on a last-second jump shot by Keith Smart and Kentucky in 1996 before defeating Kansas in 2003 with All-American Carmelo Anthony.
Boeheim served as an assistant coach for the United States men's national basketball team at the 1990 FIBA World Championship, the 2006 FIBA World Championship, the 2008 Summer Olympics, the 2010 FIBA World Championship, and the 2012 Summer Olympics.
In these outings, Team USA finished with two bronze medals and three gold medals, respectively.
In addition, Boeheim currently serves as the chairman of the USA Basketball 2009–12 Men's Junior National Committee, has served as the 2007–08 President of the National Association of Basketball Coaches, and currently sits on its board of directors.
Boeheim was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in September 2005.