Tuesday, March 28

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Basketball coaches set win records

By Collin Welker Both of Trevecca’s basketball coaches have made school history this year. Sam Harris, the men’s basketball coach, has now won 326 games as Trevecca coach. Gary Van Atta, the women’s basketball coach, passed the 600 win mark in January and now has 190 wins at Trevecca under his belt. “There is not a win that really pops in my head. We have beaten ranked opponents before,” said Harris. Chris Elliot, junior shooting guard on the men's team, said playing for Harris means being pushed to be the best on and off the court. “He’s a good guy, leads by Christ, and pushes us to be better athletes on the court and better people off the court,” said Elliot. “It is really cool knowing you are a part of history when you leave here.” (more…)