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and we still remember you, Skip! RIP
I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can't trust em.
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My favorite coach of any sport, and one of the greatest people I've had the pleasure of meeting. RIP
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Tough to find anyone as universally liked as Skip in this industry.
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My family was at the Final Four in Indy many years ago and Skip was coming down the escalator. He talked to us for a good 10 minutes, never once did we feel like we were holding him up. He was a GREAT MAN. I am sure he and Father Hoff tune sit together and cheer on the Muskies.
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A Very Good Man.
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Seems like all agree including me that Skip was a great man. When he left X for Wake there did not seem to be a lot of disappointment especially because of his tournament record. He did well at Wake for a while but near the end he was on the bubble. His ACC record the last 2 years was 8-29. Let's say he was a great man and a good coach
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