January 18, 2008 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Dave Odom announced his intent to retire as head men’s basketball coach at the University of South Carolina at the end of the season, his seventh at the Gamecock helm. He had earned his 400th career victory just a couple of weeks earlier. Odom was 3x ACC Coach of the year while at Wake Forest, as well as SEC Coach of the Year in 2004 with South Carolina. He won the ACC Tournament in 1995 and 1996, and the NIT in 200, 2005, and 2006. The former Goldsboro High star athlete joined the NCSHOF in 2009.
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