Rookie coaches Part I: By the records (By Wayne Kondro, Special to CIS)
April 7, 2016
A fellow hoops junkie asked after interim men’s coach Rob Smart steered the Carleton Ravens to their 12th Canadian Interuniversity Sport title in 14 campaigns, and Ryerson interim men’s coach Patrick Tatham was named the recipient of the Stu Aberdeen Trophy as national coach of the year, whether any rookie coaches had similar successes in the past.
Recruiting Part II: Turning on the charm (By Wayne Kondro, Special to CIS)
March 31, 2016
It’s Canada, so the odds of envelops of cash being exchanged are slim, and it’s highly unlikely that a student-athlete will reject a school because it has a deal with the wrong shoe company. And there’s certainly no evidence to suggest thatany ofthe nation’s universities have a private escort service a la the University of Louisville and “Escort Queen” Katina Powell, who penned a book detailing the escapades held inside an athletic on-campus dorm as part of bids to convince high school basketball players to become Cardinals.