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Family, friends show respect for Don 'The Bear' Haskins

Updated: September 9, 2008, 5:53 PM ET
Associated Press

EL PASO, Texas -- Dozens of fans, many wearing UTEP orange and blue, solemnly filed past Don Haskins' wooden casket Tuesday at center court of the arena named for the pioneering basketball coach.

A song softly played from the soundtrack to "Glory Road," a film about the school's improbable 1966 NCAA title run when it was known as Texas Western College.

The Hall of Fame coach, who retired in 1999, died at 78 Sunday from congestive heart failure. Haskins is credited with helping break ...

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