Today In Sports History

...start of a season since Magic Johnson in 1990-91.2013 - Montana's Robin Selvig becomes the eighth women's basketball coach to reach 800 career victories with the Lady Griz's 68-61 victory over Portland.
My Turn: Coaching boys for life off-court

...violence against women, but I am proud of the work we are doing as a team, on and off the court, to take a stand against violence and promoting healthy relationships. ? John Blasco is a boys basketball coach at Thunder Mountain High School.
Alaska Hall of Fame voting opens

...Anchorage Daily News sports editor and author of numerous books about Alaska sports; George Houston, longtime Juneau basketball coach; Mike Janecek, longtime Mat-Su Valley high school coach and athletics administrator; Danny Martin, sports editor...
Today in sports history

...rushing record, in Coe's 69-7 Division III victory over Grinnell.1997 - Dean Smith retires as North Carolina's basketball coach after 36 years, national championships in 1982 and 1993, and more victories than anyone else. Smith, 879-254...
Would the world be better off without pro football?

...aren't so sheltered that they don't know about violence," said my friend, Craig Foreman, a high-school girls' basketball coach and history teacher."But this was hard, as they kept showing the video clip, the hard punch and Rice dragging...
Seager, Hart homer to rally Mariners past A's, 2-1

...which was Hernandez's worst outing of the season - by referencing a profanity-laced quote from former Indiana basketball coach Bobby Knight.McClendon could crack jokes mostly because of the homers that erased an otherwise brilliant performance...
Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis knows hoops, too

...fastball, baseball isn't Davis' best game.Her basketball coach said she is even better on the hardwood."Coaching...a special talent," said Debra Brady, Davis's basketball coach at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia...
Pure Sole: The love of the game

...senior starters would use an undersized underclassman as a point to attack."Love that kid," Ketchikan High School basketball coach Eric Stockhausen said. "A little lefty, good shooter. I kind of watched him grow up because his father and I...
Alaska Sports Briefs

...Archie Young - Wrangell, Basketball. Coach: Donna Dooley - Dimond, Volleyball...2012 Charlie Bruns, men's basketball coach, 1980-2004 / Doug Spooner...2010 - Linda Bruns, women's basketball coach, 1979-90.2009 - Paul Crews...
Mo'ne trying to find some peace amid all the attention

...sweatshirt, but her look is iconic, so that ploy failed.There is an upside, of course. Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma, a Norristown (Pa.) native, called her Monday. Davis is a superior basketball player and someday...


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