William Penn Men’s Basketball Coach John Henry became the winningest coach in program history as the Statesmen won a battle of first-place teams, defeating Graceland 93-84 in Heart of America Athletic Conference on Saturday.
Henry claimed win #320 (320-187, .631 winning pct.) to pass Leon Richardson for first place at William Penn. The skipper, who took over the team seven games into the 2001-2002 season, has built WPU into one of the best teams in the NAIA. Under Henry, WPU has had five regular season league titles, five tournament crowns, and six national tournament appearances (one runner-up finish).
William Penn travels to Dubuque Monday to face Clarke in Heart action at 7:30 p.m.