Frank Schade

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Frank Schade
Personal information
Born (1950-01-22) January 22, 1950 (age 67)
Wausau, Wisconsin
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight 170 lb (77 kg)
Career information
High school Wausau (WI) High School
College Wisconsin–Eau Claire (1969–1972)
NBA draft 1972 / Round: 4 / Pick: 53rd overall
Selected by the Kansas City–Omaha Kings
Position Guard
Number 15
Career history
1972–1973 Kansas City-Omaha Kings
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Frank Schade (born January 22, 1950) is a high school basketball coach and was a member of the NBA.

As a high school junior, Frank played on the Wausau High School Lumberjacks team which finished as runners-up in the 1967 WIAA Boys Basketball Championship.[1]

While recruited to play for legendary coach Don Haskins at Texas Western (now the University of Texas at El Paso),[2] he returned to Wisconsin to attend the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire where he scored 1599 points from 1969–72.[3] In his final year at Eau Claire, the Blugolds finished as NAIA national runners-up to Kentucky State University [4]

Frank was drafted in the 1972 NBA draft, and played nine games with the Kansas City-Omaha Kings.[5]

In 2012, Schade earned his 500th victory as a coach at Oshkosh North High School.[6] He is the winningest coach in Wisconsin boys basketball history to not have won a state championship.

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