Michael Jerome Cooper is currently the head coach of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks.  He is also a former NBA player, playing his entire career with the Los Angeles Lakers, and has coached in both the NBA and the WNBA. He attended Pasadena City College before transferring to the University of New Mexico Lobos for two seasons, 1976-78. There, Cooper was named first team All Western Athletic Conference. His senior season the Lobos won the WAC title, with Cooper averaging 16.3 points, 5.7 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game.
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