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Kevin Costner stars at the coach of a motley school running team in McFarland, USA

By Brian Viner, Film Critic for the Daily Mail Published: 19:58 EST, 24 September 2015 | Updated: 20:26 EST, 24 September 2015 McFarland, USA (PG) Verdict: Corny but enjoyable Kevin Costner, king of the big-hearted sports movie, is back in Field Of Dreams, Bull Durham and Tin Cup territory with McFarland, USA, a Disney film based on the true 1987 ...

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Jerry Tarkanian, legendary UNLV coach, is dead at 84

Tarkanian’s son announced the news via social media Wednesday morning. Jerry Tarkanian, the legendary UNLV coach who led the program to its greatest stretch in history, has died at age 84, his son announced Wednesday morning. Tarkanian had been fighting health issues over the past year and was recently hospitalized for the third time in 10 months. Tarkanian’s son, Danny, ...

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Jerry Tarkanian Dead — Legendary College Basketball Coach Dies at 84

breaking news Jerry Tarkanian — one of the greatest college basketball coaches of all time — has passed away at a Las Vegas hospital after battling a respiratory ailment … this according to his son.  The 84-year-old — aka “Tark the Shark” — was first hospitalized Monday … but his health took a serious turn for the worse and he ...

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If any college coach was an ‘educator,’ it was Dean Smith

Smith was socially conscious in a way other modern coaches are not. I’ve spent a lot of time over the last year-plus covering lawsuits and unionizations attempts in college sports, and as a result, I’ve heard a lot about this idea of college coaches as “educators.” The NCAA and its schools claim that’s what makes college sports different — coaches ...

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Jim Harbaugh won’t coach 49ers next season even if they win the Super Bowl, per report

Don’t expect the “Jim Harbaugh is discontent” rumors to subside any time soon. Whether the awkward friction between Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers is real or a media perpetuation, it appears that rumors won’t be dying down any time soon. On Sunday, Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reported that the Niners head coach won’t be returning to San Francisco next season, ...

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Bills player elbows coach in head while gesticulating

The Bills haven’t had much go right so far Sunday, and it’s not just on the field: (via FOX) That’s Leodis McKelvin cracking his coach in the head with an elbow. This is why you “Never gesticulate wildly whilst backpedaling.” Gandhi said that, and he was right. (h/t: Uproxx) SBNation.com – All Posts

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Coughlin wants back with Giants coach in 2014

Andrew Theodorakis/New York Daily News Tom Coughlin makes it clear he wants to be on the sidelines with the Giants next season. Tom Coughlin just endured his first losing season, going 7-9 and he is the oldest coach in the NFL. But that doesn’t mean he has any intention of riding off into the sunset. RELATED: MYERS: GIVE COUGHLIN ONE ...

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Kidd axes Nets assistant coach Frank due to rift

Corey Sipkin/New York Daily News Lawrence Frank serves as Jason Kidd’s coach in New Jersey for parts of six seasons but only lasts 17 games as his top assistant. Take our Poll Fire away! Which NY hoops coach will be fired first? With his team unraveling and amidst a feud with his lead assistant, Jason Kidd showed everybody he’s the ...

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Dave Christensen to resign as Wyoming football coach, according to report

After a 4-2 start, the Cowboys went 1-5 down the stretch to miss a bowl for the second straight year. Wyoming head coach Dave Christensen will reportedly resign from his position, according to the Football Scoop. Sources tell us Wyoming head coach Dave Christensen plans to resign http://t.co/sNnVtycOD5 — FootballScoop Staff (@footballscoop) December 1, 2013 In five years with the ...

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Lupica: If Dolan wants Knicks afloat, he should listen to coach speak

Ron Antonelli/New York Daily News Mike Woodson (l.) is now coaching Carmelo Anthony and company without the benefit of his starting center, Tyson Chandler, who has a broken bone in his leg. The Knicks aren’t suddenly the Yankees because they don’t have Tyson Chandler the way the Yankees didn’t have Derek Jeter and Mark Teixeira for most of the ...

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