|Hitachi High-Technologies Cougars|
|League||Women's Japan Basketball League|
|Born||December 7, 1958|
|High school|| Noshiro Technical |
|College||Nippon Sport Science University|
|2001-2012||Japan Energy Sunflowers|
|Japan National Women|
|2017-2018||Levanga Hokkaido (advisory)|
|2020-present||Hitachi High-Technologies Cougars|
Tomohide Utsumi (内海 知秀, Utsumi Tomohide) is a Japanese basketball coach. He coached the Japanese women's national team at the 2016 Summer Olympics, where the team finished eighth.
His son, Shingo Utsumi is a professional basketball player for the Kyoto Hannaryz.
|Regular season||G||Games coached||W||Games won||L||Games lost||W–L %||Win–loss %|
|Playoffs||PG||Playoff games||PW||Playoff wins||PL||Playoff losses||PW–L %||Playoff win–loss %|
|Levanga Hokkaido||2018-19||41||6||35||.146||6th in Eastern||-||-||-||–||-|
|Levanga Hokkaido||2019-20||40||13||27||.325||6th in Eastern||-||-||-||–||-|
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