Elaine Boeheim is an American celebrity and the former wife of American college basketball coach Jim Boeheim. While Jim was into fame for his coaching, Elaine had big support in his career.
Elaine was born in an American family in 1951. However, she has not disclosed anything about her parents or her early life. Further, she holds an American nationality and belongs to white racial background. As of 2019. She is 68 years of age.
Likewise, Boeheim had an important role in her husband Jim Boeheim's career. Previously, Jim was a leading player for Syracuse University. Following his graduation, Jim played professionally for the Scranton Miners which made them win two championships. Further, he coached as a graduate assistant at the Syracuse under Roy Danforth.
Boeheim coaching brought influence due to his unusual way from a similar man to man defense procedure. However, he was suspended for over four long years and was investigated for the university athletic programs due to NCAA violation.
Elaine has not disclosed how she met and started dating Jim. However, she began dating in the early '70s while Jim was at the peak of his professional career. Likewise, the couple began seeing each other since after their first encounter. They maintained their love relationship for a while until the love birds tied the knot in 1976. The wedding was further attended by close family and friends. Also, wife of the American baseball player Manny Machado, Yainee Alonso had a grand ceremony as compared to Elaine.
Husband Jimmy and wife Elaine adopted a daughter Elizabeth Boeheim while Jim was 42. The marriage slowly went down due to their difference. Unfortunately, the couple couldn't stay together anymore. Further, they filed a divorce in 1993 and parted their way after a year in 1994.
Similarly, daughter Elizabeth went on to study at Montana University and earned a degree. She currently resides with her mother Elaine. However, Father Jim visits the family and goes for short vacations frequently.
The after Jim married Julie Boeheim and has three children James Arthur Boeheim, III Jimmy and twins Jamie and Buddy. His son Jimmy plays forward for the Cornell.
As of 2019, Elaine has a net worth of over $500,000. Whereas her ex-husband has a net worth of over $16 million. He makes a handsome amount as a coach. Further, he gets many endorsements for his team.
Elaine's ex-husband amasses a lucrative salary of over $208,333 monthly. This has made him among the top 20 ranked highest-earning coaches in the NCAA tournament. Further, following her divorce with Jim, she must have received a decent amount of money as divorce alimony.
At presents, Elaine relishes the net worth gathered by her former sportsman and current coach husband like Molly Beers.
Elaine has a slim body and an average height. She posses a blonde hair and her eyes are brown in color. Likewise, she is inclined towards health and fitness.