Getting the story straight

Updated: December 21, 2003, 11:17 AM ET
By Mechelle Voepel | Special to ESPN.com

Texas A&M coach Gary Blair was sitting in the bleachers of a gym in the Bahamas, watching George Washington and Penn State play women's hoops. Heck, he'd watch the GW and Penn State mascots play, he's such a big fan of the sport.

So I asked Blair about the recent Sports Illustrated article by Frank DeFord on Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma and star Diana Taurasi.

The story includes this statement about Auriemma being hired at UConn in 1985: "He got in under the wire. Nowadays a ...

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