Coaches react to alleged biting incident

Updated: November 19, 2013, 8:34 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | espnW.com

The Mississippi girls' basketball community reacted with a mixture of shock, sadness and concern Tuesday to the news that legendary Leake Academy coach Doyle Wolverton had resigned after allegations that he bit the face of one of his players during a timeout in a game a week earlier.

"It is kind of tragic and definitely shocking," said Reid McCay, coach of Columbia Academy, the opponent the night of the alleged incident. "Several of my coaching friends and I talked about it and said there ...

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