American basketball coach

Tex Winter is ...

Dead
Born 25 Feb 1922 in Wellington
Died 10 Oct 2018 in Manhattan
Age96 years, 7 months
Causecerebrovascular disease
Correction?
Tex Winter
Tex Winter
Marquette Head Basketball coach Tex Winter in 1953

About Tex Winter

Morice Fredrick "Tex" Winter (February 25, 1922 – October 10, 2018) was an American basketball coach and innovator of the triangle offense. He was a head coach in college basketball for 30 years before becoming an assistant coach in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was an assistant to Phil Jackson on nine NBA championship teams with the Chicago Bulls and the Los Angeles Lakers. Winter was inducted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2011.

He is also known as Morice Fredrick Winter.