Sherman Dillard heads home--this time as coach

May 1997
Black Issues in Higher Education;5/1/1997, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the appointment of Sherman Dillard as head basketball coach at James Madison University (JMU). Accomplishments of Dillard as a student at the university; Comments from Don Lemish, athletic director at JMU; Person Dillard succeeds.


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