James William Flanery II (born February 8, 1965) is the head women's basketball coach at Creighton University. He has coached at Creighton for five years, making the WNIT three times, and the NCAA Tournament in 2012. In 2004, Creighton won the 2004 WNIT Championship. In his first season, he won 24 games, the most ever by a Creighton rookie head coach. He served as an assistant at Creighton the previous 11 years. He also served as an assistant basketball coach at Loras College.
Flanery speaking to his team during a timeout in a game in November 2014.
|Born||February 8, 1965|
Guthrie Center, Iowa
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
Head coaching record
|Creighton Bluejays (Missouri Valley Conference) (2002–present)|
|2002–03||Creighton||24–9||13-5||T-1st||WNIT Round of 16|
|2004–05||Creighton||19-10||13-5||T-2nd||WNIT First Round|
|2007–08||Creighton||21-12||12-6||2nd||WNIT Second Round|
|2008–09||Creighton||22-12||14-4||2nd||WNIT Second Round|
|2009–10||Creighton||18-13||12-6||T-2nd||WNIT First Round|
|2010–11||Creighton||21-11||13-5||T-2nd||WNIT First Round|
|2011–12||Creighton||20-13||11-7||4th||NCAA First Round|
|2012–13||Creighton||25-8||15-3||T-1st||NCAA Second Round|
|Creighton (MVC):||215–137 (.611)||130–68 (.657)|
|Creighton Bluejays (Big East Conference) (2002–present)|
|2013–14||Creighton||20-14||12-6||T-3rd||WNIT Second Round|
|2014–15||Creighton||17-14||10-8||T-5th||WNIT First Round|
|2015–16||Creighton||17-18||8-10||T-7th||WNIT First Round|
|2016–17||Creighton||24-8||16-2||T-1st||NCAA Second Round|
|2017–18||Creighton||19-13||11-7||4th||NCAA Second Round|
|Creighton (Big East):||97–67 (.591)||57–33 (.633)|
Postseason invitational champion
- "Jim Flanery". gocreighton.com. Archived from the original on 2015-09-25. Retrieved 23 Sep 2015.
- Birth notices. The Bayard News: February 18, 1965. "James William II to Mr and Mrs James Flanery of Guthrie Center."
- "Women's Basketball Coaches Career". NCAA. Retrieved 23 Sep 2015.
- "FANSchool - - Women's Basketball Story". gocreighton.cstv.com. Retrieved 2016-04-14.