|Born||August 24, 1912|
|Died||January 14, 1996 83)(aged|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Administrative career (AD unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Tournaments||7–3 (NCAA University Division)|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|3 MVC (1958–1960)|
|2× MVC Coach of the Year (1958, 1959)|
George Daniel Smith (August 24, 1912 – January 14, 1996) was an American basketball coach and college athletic administrator. He served as the head basketball coach at the University of Cincinnati from 1952 to 1960, compiling a record of 154–56. Smith was the athletic director at Cincinnati from 1960 to 1973. He died of cancer at the age of 83, on January 14, 1996.
|Cincinnati Bearcats (Mid-American Conference)(1952–1953)|
|Cincinnati Bearcats (NCAA University Division independent)(1953–1957)|
|1954–55||Cincinnati||21–8||NIT Third Place|
|1956–57||Cincinnati||15–9||NIT First Round|
|Cincinnati Bearcats (Missouri Valley Conference)(1957–1960)|
|1957–58||Cincinnati||25–3||13–1||1st||NCAA University Division Regional Third Place|
|1958–59||Cincinnati||26–4||13–1||1st||NCAA University Division Third Place|
|1959–60||Cincinnati||28–2||13–1||1st||NCAA University Division Third Place|
National champion Postseason invitational champion
Edwin Louis Jucker was an American basketball and baseball coach and college athletics administrator. He served as the head basketball coach at the United States Merchant Marine Academy from 1945 to 1948, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) from 1948 to 1953, the University of Cincinnati from 1960 to 1965, and Rollins College from 1972 to 1977, compiling a career college basketball coaching record of 270–122. He led the Cincinnati Bearcats men's basketball program to consecutive national titles, winning the NCAA Basketball Tournament in 1961 and 1962. Jucker was also the head coach of the Cincinnati Bearcats baseball team from 1954 to 1960 while serving as an assistant coach for the basketball team. He spent two seasons coaching in the professional ranks, leading the Cincinnati Royals of the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1967 to 1969. Jucker served as the athletic director at Rollins College from 1981 to 1983.
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