Coached to Coach

November 2, 2016

Keno Davis recalls getting on the school bus as an eighth-grader and being greeted by his middle school classmates chanting “USSR.” Tom Davis, Keno Davis’ father, and the Iowa Hawkeyes basketball team had just lost an exhibition game to the Soviet Union National Basketball Team prior to the 1986-87 season.  “All of the sudden,” Davis said. “I knew that Iowa basketball was big.” Occurrences such as these were a...

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Chippewas on the Rise On and Off the Court

May 31, 2016

May 25, 2016 MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. - The Central Michigan men's basketball team has experienced its share of success the past two seasons.  The Chippewas have captured two MAC West titles, put together the program's first back-to-back winning seasons since the late 1980s and made two postseason tournament appearances.  Mirroring the program's recent rise on the court has been its progress in the classroom.  In 2016, CMU led the conference with four Aca...

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