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Around the Block

...former head basketball coach and athletic director at St. Catherine Junior College. He was awarded the Kentucky Junior College Coach of the Year in 1977 and 1979.Tickets are $50, and tables of eight are $400.Proceeds will benefit the Mariah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-30/around-block
Aiken's Kevin Kisner is all business in his U.S. Open return

...It's nice to see him playing solid and finally getting a little recognition for it," said Chris Haack, Kisner's college coach at Georgia who was at Chambers Bay on Tuesday watching eight of his ex-players in the field.Kisner's sudden hot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-17/aikens-kevin-kisner-all-busi
Despite small-ball trend, big men might rule NBA Draft

...like being left out."By necessity, the league has gone smaller and more spread," said Fran Fraschilla, a former college coach who now is an ESPN analyst. "You're seeing more, what I would call, small lineups. What we call the stretch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-22/despite-small-ball-trend-big-
Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota go 1-2 in NFL Draft

...question was whether Florida State's Winston had too much off-field baggage for the Bucs. Obviously not.His college coach, Jimbo Fisher, has no doubts either."There are always bumps in the road," Fisher said. "But as far as on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-30/jamies-winston-marcus-mariot
Dean Smith's 'perfect sidekick' Bill Guthridge dies at 77

...run through that wall to make me better, I'd hit that wall," former North Carolina player and well-traveled college coach Buzz Peterson said. "Because I knew coach Guthridge had the best interest for you and wanted to see you succeed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-13/dean-smiths-perfect-sidek
Marvin Vanover, Ron Spry to be honored

A pair of Augusta basketball coaching legends will get their due tonight.Former Augusta College coach Marvin Vanover and former Paine College coach Ron Spry will be honored as this year's Augusta City Classic Hall of Fame recipients at 7...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2014-11-06/marvin-vanover-ron-sp
Boston College ends Georgia Tech's season in ACC Tournament opener

...Obviously at the end of the day, put the ball in the hands of a special player and he makes a play," first-year Boston College coach Jim Christian said. "As I told the team, you don't have to play great to advance in conference tournaments. You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-10/boston-college-ends-georg
John Calipari, Dikembe Mutombo part of 2015 Hall of Fame class

...in 1986 and is now going in as a coach, thanks to the veterans committee.Longtime referee Dick Bavetta and former college coach and television commentator George Raveling also were elected along with Australian coach and player Lindsay Gaze. And...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-06/john-calipari-dikembe-mut
Manuel siblings thriving on court, in pool

...relay, at this summer's worlds in Kazan, Russia.She will be a leading contender to make the Rio Olympics.Her college coach, Greg Meehan, thinks the long-term potential is even more exciting. He believes Simone will be even faster by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-06/manuel-siblings-thriving-
Mike Krzyzewski earns 1,000th career win as Duke rallies past St. John's

...notched win No. 903 against Michigan State in November 2011, breaking the Division I record previously held by his college coach, Bob Knight.Krzyzewski improved to 1,000-308 in a 40-year coaching career that began in 1975 at his alma mater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-25/mike-krzyzewski-earns-100