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Closer Look At Bob Diaco And His Assistants

Closer Look At Bob Diaco And His Assistants

The Head Coach

Bob Diaco became UConn's 30th head coach on Dec. 12, 2013. Paul Pasqualoni was fired Sept. 30, and interim coach T.J. Weist was not retained. The 411 on Diaco:

Age: 41

High school: Cedar Grove (N.J.)

College: Iowa (Class of 1995)

Head coaching record: 0-0

Coaching stops: Iowa, Western Illinois, Eastern Michigan, Western Michigan, Central Michigan, Virginia, Cincinnati, Notre Dame

Wife: Julia

Children: Angelo, Michael, Josephine

College career: Two-time All-Big Ten selection at Iowa. Played under Hall of Fame coach Hayden Fry, earning team co-MVP honors on the Hawkeyes' Sun Bowl team in 1995. Started...