Coach K Receives Order Of Lincoln Award

coach k order of lincoln awardIllinois Governor Pat Quinn awarded Chicago native and Duke University men’s basketball coach Michael Krzyzewski – Coach K – with the Order of Lincoln, the state’s highest honor. Krzyzewski received the Order of Lincoln last Saturday at the Art Institute of Chicago as part of the 50th Annual Convocation of the Lincoln Academy of Illinois. The Lincoln Academy is a non-partisan, independent organization which administers the award and chooses each year’s honorees.