Class of 2024

Born: April 11, 1941 in Ludowici, Georgia

Category: Basketball

Chapman was the head coach of the Auburn University at Montgomery men’s basketball team for 37 years from 1976-2014. He won 20 games in his second season at AUM and had fifteen 20-win seasons in his career. Chapman’s 1987-88 team posted a record of 32-3 and reached the NAIA National Championship game. Following the 1988 season, he was named NAIA Coach of the Year. He has also coached two teams to the tournament quarterfinals. In total, 11 teams coached by Chapman qualified for the NAIA National Tournament. His 714 career wins ranks in the top 70 of men’s college basketball coaches. In 2005, Chapman was inducted into the inaugural AUM Athletic Hall of Fame class.