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Coaching Highlights

• Three-time recipient of the MAC Coach of the Year award

• The Chippewas earned the highest team grade point average in the country in 2012 and have recorded the highest GPA among all Division I public universities for each of the last three seasons.

• Led the Chippewas to two MAC Tournament titles (1995, 2002) and one regular-season championship (2002)

• Advanced to the league championship game five times and the semifinals on seven other occasions

• Coached three MAC Freshman of the Year and two MAC Player of the Year recipients


Complete media bio

The Freese File
Date of Birth: Oct. 18, 1958
Birthplace: Newport News, Va.   
High School:
Indian Hill HS
Ohio State, 1980

Coaching History
1980-82 James Madison

Graduate Assistant
1982-85 James Madison

Assistant Coach
1985 Davis & Elkins College

Head Coach
1986-pr. Central Michigan
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