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    Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    Don Meyer is a friend of mine and a Great College Basketball Coach, this a sad, but inspirational story of how his life has changed in the last months...

    ESPN - Northern State University's Don Meyer is back from the brink



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    Re: Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    good story


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    Re: Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    Thanks for sharing... What incredible drive to be doing as much as he is only months after an accident like that... combined with cancer treatments... He must be quite a man.



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    Re: Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    Maybe one of the best acceptance speeches, I have ever heard. He very much deserves the Espy for the Jimmy V. courageous person award......



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    Re: Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    Kind of a side note, but some of the work I have been doing lately has included writing ads for championship productions videos where I watch the videos and then write the ads for them. Just last week got to watch another Don Meyer video and he seemed like an incredible coach. I would recommend checking out the videos he has out there as he is a coaching genius



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    Re: Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    Just saw his speech while watching the replay of the ESPY's. Very inspiring story.



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    Re: Don Meyer - Great Man and Coach

    Quote Originally Posted by coachdags View Post
    Maybe one of the best acceptance speeches, I have ever heard. He very much deserves the Espy for the Jimmy V. courageous person award......
    What impressed me as much as hit battles with his health issues, was the fact that I'm sure he had offers for more money to coach at bigger schools, yet continued to coach at smaller colleges. This shows me that he wasn't into coaching for the prestige or money, but for the opportunity to teach young men.


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