A brief encounter with a coaching legend
When I saw that Philadelphia University basketball coach Herb Magee became the winningest men's coach in NCAA history Tuesday night, I couldn't help but laugh.
Rewind to August 1993, at a basketball camp in the Pocono Mountains. I was preparing for my sophomore year in high school. That spring, my high school coach had been working with me after school on my shooting form. Up until then, I had a set shot, releasing the ball from waist-level. My coach was trying to turn me into ...
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