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Coach K's in-box of love

A Duke student's e-mail helped persuade Coach K to stay. But that wasn't the only e-mail Mike Krzyzewski received over the weekend.

Updated: July 9, 2004, 12:09 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2

In announcing he will remain at Duke rather than take the Lakers' job, Mike Krzyzewski cited an impassioned e-mail from a student pleading for him to stay in Durham.

"We get to Duke and we realize you are our coach," the student wrote. "Not just the coach of our team, but you are also our coach, because you believe that we give you something no one else can and we know that you give us something that no one ever could.

"Please still be my coach."

Of course, that wasn't the only ...

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