The ties that bind

Kennedy, Kostya; McCallum, Jack
September 1996
Sports Illustrated;9/16/96, Vol. 85 Issue 12, p18
Announces the hiring of Jim Salmon as assistant coach for the Villanova Wildcats in August 1996. How basketball forward Tim Thomas signed to play for Villanova; How Salmon coached Thomas in high school; The question of impropriety which this raises; Comments from Wildcats coach Steve Lappas; The previous examples of Ed Manning being hired by the Kansas Jayhawks with no coaching experience and his son Danny signing soon thereafter; Other examples.


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