After a lifetime of criticizing coaches, Seattle Times columnist Steve Kelley decided to try it. AAU Coach Jim Marsh invited Kelley to join him as an assistant coach. It was an eye-opening experience:
I quickly discovered Marsh wanted me to drive the team van on the 2 Â½-hour ride from Charlotte to Augusta.
I barely made it out of the airport before I missed the turn onto I-77.
"You're off to a bad start," Marsh grumbled, sitting in the seat next to me.