Kenny Ray Carter is an American business owner, education activist and former high school basketball coach. Carter attended college at San Francisco State, then Contra Costa College, and finally George Fox University, where he played basketball. He was portrayed by Samuel L. Jackson in the 2005 film Coach Carter.
About Ken Carter
Inspirational High School basketball coach best known for his work at Richmond High School in California.
He attended San Francisco State University and George Fox University, where he played basketball.
He carried the Olympic torch in the 2002 Winter Olympics.
He was raised in an abusive family.
He was portrayed by Samuel L. Jackson in the film Coach Carter.