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Alvin Brooks


Alvin Brooks

Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Team Houston
Conference American Athletic Conference
Playing career


San Antonio Spurs
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Lamar (Asst.)
Houston (Asst.)
Texas Tech (Asst.)
North Texas (Asst.)
UTEP (Asst.)
Texas A&M (Asst.)
Kentucky (Dir. of Ops.)
Houston (Assoc.)

Alvin Brooks is an associate coach and former head coach of the University of Houston's men's basketball team. Prior to heading back to Houston, he most recently served as Director of Basketball Operations for the Kentucky Wildcats. He coached the Houston Cougars from 1993 to 1998. He also served as an assistant coach for the Texas Tech Red Raiders basketball team and was at Texas A&M[1] through the '06-'07 season.

On July 23, 2007, a Lexington, KY media outlet reported that Brooks had been hired as an assistant coach by Billy Gillispie at the Kentucky Wildcats.

Head coaching record

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Houston Cougars (Southwest Conference) (1993–1995)
1993-1994 Houston 8–19 5-9 6th
1994-1995 Houston 9-19 5-9 6th
1995-1996 Houston 17-10 10-3 2nd
Houston Cougars (Conference USA) (1996–1998)
1996-1997 Houston 11–16 3-11 4th, White Division
1997-1998 Houston 9–20 2-14 5th, National Division
Houston: 54-84
Total: 54–84

      National champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion


  1. ^ Texas A&M Athletics No. 6 Aggies Put Winning Streak on Line Against Red Raiders

External links

  • Profile at Houston
  • Brooks 1998 article

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