Hall of Fame
Frank Bennett

Frank Bennett

TYPE Coach
YEAR INDUCTED 2003
In 23 seasons as head coach of the Lipscomb University Lady Bisons Frank Bennett earned 500 victories, an amazing accomplishment, but he didn't stop there. Frank guided his teams to eight NAIA National Tournaments, including three consecutive final fours. The Lady Bisons played in the NAIA National Championship game in 1994. Frank has won numerous coaching honors, including NAIA National Women's Coach of the Year in 1996 and 1999. Frank was a member of the 2003 class for the NAIA Hall of Fame. He has successfully made the transition to NCAA Division I Competition. In 2002 he was named NCAA Division I Independent Coach of the Year. All the Lady Bisons who have completed their senior year of eligibility have graduated. Frank has built the program on six Biblical fundamentals... Glory to God, Unity, Humility, Service, Thankfulness, and Relationships. Frank Bennett will always be remembered not only for his accomplishments as a coach, but also for his love of the Lord and his dedication to Christian principles.