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Coaching legend, SD native Meyer dies at 69

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Don Meyer, one of the winningest men’s coaches in history, died Sunday in South Dakota of cancer. He was 69.
Meyer passed Bob Knight in 2009, just four months after recovering from a near-fatal auto accident.
Meyer went 923-324 in his 38-year coa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Coaching legend, SD native Meyer dies at 69

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Don Meyer, one of the winningest men’s coaches in history, died Sunday in South Dakota of cancer. He was 69.
Meyer passed Bob Knight in 2009, just four months after recovering from a near-fatal auto accident.
Meyer went 923-324 in his 38-year coa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Meyer to speak in South Heart

September 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Greg Pruitt’s book is full of notes and ideas he has gathered over the years. Continue Reading

Don Meyer leaves hospital, starts teaching course

August 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Former Northern State University men’s basketball coach Don Meyer has launched a teaching tour, less than a month after having a heart pacemaker implant surgery. Continue Reading

Coach Don Meyer’s story could hit silver screen in 2013

August 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Moonglow Films producers were scouting locations for a movie about former Northern State basketball coach Don Meyer. After lining up the movie’s talent and finances, they hope to start production this year and release the independent film into theaters next year.
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Film about former NSU coach Don Meyer in the works

August 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Former Northern State coach Don Meyer is going to be on the big screen.
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Don Meyer heart pacemaker surgery goes well

August 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Former Northern State University men’s basketball coach Don Meyer is recovering in a Minneapolis-area hospital after having a heart pacemaker implanted.
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Don Meyer having heart pacemaker surgery

July 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Former Northern State University men’s basketball coach Don Meyer is having surgery this week to implant a heart pacemaker.
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Meyer praises retiring Tennessee women’s coach Summitt

April 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Former Northern State University basketball Don Meyer says women’s college basketball wouldn’t have been the same without Tennessee coach Pat Summitt.
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Legendary basketball coach Don Meyer captivates during speech in Lemmon

April 17, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

LEMMON, S.D. Becky Engel was holding up the line. Everyone behind her would have to wait though. The man who had just spoken for an hour was now listening intently to her. Continue Reading