Some interesting perspective from Cy Alexander, a long-time HBCU coach.
The best player I’ve ever coached is Ryan Gomes. Gomes was a producer as soon as he stepped on the floor at PC (after missing about 10 games because the original plan was to redshirt him), and by the time he was a junior he was an All-American and leading us to a 5 seed […]
This is a story told by Jim Valvano in John Feinstein’s book “The Legend’s Club” about V, Coach K and Dean Smith. Pretty funny. Early on in Jim Valvano’s coaching career at NC State, a frustrated alum approach him in regards to his inability to beat North Carolina. Valvano quickly attempted to do damage control […]
A woman changes her life – and the life of a homeless man – simply by rolling down her window and starting a conversation.