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A look at Jim Phelan's career
12/4/1954 - Phelan wins first game against St. Francis (N.Y.).
2/19/1959 - Beats Catholic University for win No. 100 .
3/24/1962 - Beats Sacramento State for the NCAA College Division championship and is also named the NCAA College Division Coach of the Year.
2/28/1964 - Defeats Bridgewater (Va.) for 200th victory.
2/22/1969 - Beats local rival Loyola for his 300th career win.
1/28/1976 - Tops George Mason for his 400th career victory.
1/11/1982 - Defeats St. Thomas Aquinas (N.Y.) for 500th victory.
2/17/1986 - Notches 600th win against Pittsburgh-Johnstown.
1988 - Mount St. Mary's moves to Division I.
1/10/1991 - Phelan coaches 1,000 career game.
2/28/1993 - Clinches 700th victory against Wagner.
3/5/1995 - Beats Rider for the Northeast Conference Championship.
3/16/1996 - Plays Illinois State in its first NIT appearance.
1998 - Presented the Clair Bee Coach of the Year award by the Basketball Hall of Fame.
3/1/1999 - Mount beats Central Connecticut State for Phelan's 800th win and the NEC championship.
11/25/2000 - Coaches his 1,276th career game against Columbia to rank first among all coaches in games coached.
2/24/2001 - Coaches 1,300th game against Monmouth becoming the only coach to lead that many games.
1/16/2003 - Phelan announces his retirement from coaching, effective the end of the season.