Wayne Chapman

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Wayne Chapman
Wayne Chapman.jpg
Personal information
Born (1945-06-15)June 15, 1945
Owensboro, Kentucky
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school Daviess County
(Owensboro, Kentucky)
College Western Kentucky (1965–1968)
NBA draft 1968 / Round: 9 / Pick: 110th overall
Selected by the Baltimore Bullets
Playing career 1968–1972
Position Guard / Forward
Number 10, 22, 40, 32
Career history
As player:
1968–1970 Kentucky Colonels
1970–1971 Denver Rockets
1971–1972 Indiana Pacers
As coach:
1972–1973 Daviess County HS (assistant)
1973–1978 Apollo HS
1978–1980 Hancock County HS
1980–1985 Kentucky Wesleyan (assistant)
1985–1990 Kentucky Wesleyan
Career ABA statistics
Points 1,432 (6.9 ppg)
Rebounds 505 (2.5 rpg)
Assists 316 (1.5 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Wayne G. Chapman (born June 15, 1945) is an American retired basketball player.

Born in Owensboro, Kentucky, Chapman graduated from Daviess County High School and played collegiately for the Western Kentucky University.

He was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 16th round (156th pick overall) of the 1967 NBA draft, by the Baltimore Bullets in the 9th round (110th pick overall) of the 1968 NBA draft and by the Kentucky Colonels in the 1968 American Basketball Association draft.

He played for the Kentucky Colonels (1968–70), Denver Rockets (1970–71) and Indiana Pacers (1970–71 and 1971–72) in the American Basketball Association for 206 games.

He coached Apollo High School basketball in the late 1970s and was the head coach at Kentucky Wesleyan College from 1985 to 1990, winning two NCAA Division II National Championships.

He is the father of former NBA player Rex Chapman.

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Kentucky Wesleyan Panthers (Great Lakes Valley Conference) (1985–1990)
1985–86 Kentucky Wesleyan 22-8 12-4 2nd NCAA Div II First Round
1986–87 Kentucky Wesleyan 28-5 13-3 1st NCAA Div II Champion
1987–88 Kentucky Wesleyan 23-7 12-4 1st-T NCAA Div II Sweet 16
1988–89 Kentucky Wesleyan 24-7 13-3 1st NCAA Div II Elite Eight
1989–90 Kentucky Wesleyan 31-2 16-2 1st NCAA Div II Champion
Kentucky Wesleyan: 128-29 66-16
Total: 128-29

      National champion         Postseason invitational 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

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