John "Snooks" Kelley
Boston College • Coach • 1952-72

John "Snooks" Kelley led Boston College to eight of the first 13 Beanpot titles, including winning three consecutive titles from 1963-65, which marked the first time a school won three championships in a row. He also coached the Eagles to the 1949 national championship and eight NCAA Tournament appearances in becoming the first collegiate coach to win 500 games. A 1959 Spencer Penrose Award winner, Kelley was inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame and was a recipient of the NHL's Lester Patrick Trophy in 1972.