Ken Rosemond

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Ken Rosemond
Sport(s) Basketball
Biographical details
Born October 3, 1930
Died April 10, 1993
Playing career
1955–1957 North Carolina
Position(s) Guard
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1960–1965 North Carolina (Asst.)
1965–1973 Georgia
Head coaching record
Overall 92–111

Kenneth W. Rosemond (October 30, 1930 – April 10, 1993) was an American college basketball coach. Rosemond played college basketball at the University of North Carolina under future Hall of Fame coach Frank McGuire and was a member of the school's first national championship team - the undefeated 1956–57 Tar Heel squad.

Following his college career, Rosemond became a coach. He was Dean Smith's first assistant coach, serving on Smith's staff from 1961 until 1965. He was then named head coach at the University of Georgia. He coached there for seven seasons, from 1965 until he was dismissed in 1973, compiling a record of 92-111 (.453).[1]

Ken Rosemond died on April 10, 1993.


  1. ^ AP report (March 12, 1973). "Georgia dismisses Rosemond as coach". Spartanburg Herald-Journal. Retrieved July 30, 2011.