The head coach of the Texas Longhorns, Chris Beard, was taken under arrest early on Monday morning (Dec 12) and charged with domestic violence.
According to the Travis County Sherriff’s office, Chris Beard, who coaches the men’s basketball team for the Texas Longhorns, was arrested early Monday morning on charges of domestic and family violence.
Beard was arrested for a third-degree felony. On Monday, the University of Texas released a statement about the situation. They wrote, “The University knows about Chris Beard’s situation. We are still gathering information and watching the legal process.”
Austin Police responded to a “disturbance hot shot,” per an Austin PD spokesperson, at 12:15 a.m. CBS Sports reached out to Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte, who could not be immediately reached for comment, nor could the program’s men’s basketball sports information director.
The former Texas Tech coach is in his second season with Texas after signing a seven-year deal worth $5 million per season. The No. 2-ranked Longhorns are 7-1 and last played at home on Saturday, beating Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Next up for the team is a Monday night home match against Rice.
Let’s have a look at Chris Beard’s wife and also at his net worth.
Know About Chris Beard’s Wife
Chris Beard’s girlfriend, Randi Trew, is also a coach. She teaches volleyball at a high school. Trew also teaches English to juniors at Frenship High School, which is near Lubbock, Texas. Trew played in college at Texas Tech University before transferring to Wayland Baptist University to finish her career. During her time at Wayland from 2004 to 2006, she was honored by the Sooner Athletic Conference twice and was named the Pioneers’ most valuable player in 2004 and 2006.
Beard told NBC Sports, “My girlfriend is now a high school volleyball coach, and I tell her that her season is just like mine.” “Everything is different. When she plays well, it’s the same as if we were paying Texas or Baylor. When you’re in a competition, it doesn’t matter what level you’re at. T
Chris Beard Was Previously Married To Leslie
Chris and Leslie dated for a while before they got married on August 31, 1996, in Montgomery County, Texas. They have been blessed with three kids. The three daughters, Avery, Ella, and Margo, are all brilliant. They filed for divorce and went their separate ways. She stays away from the media and remains hidden from them.
Chris Beard’s Net Worth
According to multiple reports, Chris Beard, who is an American Basketball coach has a net worth of approximately $5 million. Under Beard’s leadership, the Texas Tech Red Raiders made their deepest runs in the NCAA Tournament in school history. In 2019, the Red Raiders won a school-record 31 games on their way to the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship Game against the Virginia Cavaliers. He was picked as the 2019 AP National Coach of the Year.