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Phil
09-09-2008, 05:07 PM
Don Haskins, the legendary coach of Texas Western U./U. of Texas El Paso, died on Sunday. Haskins broke down racial barriers by putting the first all-black starting team on the floor. Additionally, he was a helluva successful winning coach.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/09/07/AR2008090702182.html

stoble
09-09-2008, 05:17 PM
Oh no! El Paso must be a solemn place to be right now. We will miss the Oso.