Veteran coaches sound off about hoops state tourney venue change

July 23, 2014

For decades, Hornet head basketball coach Eddy Prather had ventured to Austin to see the state hoops tournament. That ends this year.                    Photo by Mark K. Campbell

For decades, Hornet head basketball coach Eddy Prather had ventured to Austin to see the state hoops tournament. That ends this year. Photo by Mark K. Campbell

Pros voice mixed feelings about UIL decision

by Mark K. Campbell
After Austin hosted the annual boys and girls state basketball tournaments for decades, the University Interscholastic League says no more.
Because of housing concerns  – availability and affordability – the UIL has moved the popular event to San Antonio’s Alamodome beginning next year.

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