Notes: Coaches exchange high praise
Southern Illinois coach Barry Hinson received high praise from Creighton coach Greg McDermott for more than just his coaching abilities.
Posted: Sunday, January 27, 2013 12:00 am
CARBONDALE, Ill. — The annual Coaches Versus Cancer weekend always carries special meaning for Creighton's Greg McDermott, given that his wife is a breast cancer survivor.
And the timing of Sunday's game against Southern Illinois was perfect in that it gave McDermott a chance to recognize a guy who did a lot for his wife, Theresa, and their family when she was battling the disease seven years ago.
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Sunday, January 27, 2013 12:00 am.