Scott William Brooks (born July 31, 1965) is an American professional basketball coach and former professional basketball player. Originally from Lathrop, California, Brooks is currently serving as the head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder professional basketball team, in the National Basketball Association. Standing at 5'11", or 1.80 meters, Brooks played the basketball position of point guard while playing collegiately at San Joaquin Delta College and Texas Christian University, before finishing his final two years at the University of California, Irvine. He was inducted into UCI's Hall of Fame in 2001.
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