M.K. Turk

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During a normal March, we would be deep inside the madness of college basketball. This is not a normal March as COVID-19 has shut down not just college basketball, but also the NBA, NHL and MLB and has delayed the 2020 Olympics by a year. Since there will be no March madness this year, it is a good time to look back on the great coaches and players of the past. One of those great coaches, M.K. Turk, happened to be at the University of Southern Mississippi for the 1986-1987 season, his 11th season as head coach of the Golden Eagles. He entered the season returning all five starters from a squad that reached the National Invitational Tournament the previous year. Southern Miss finished the regular season with a 17-10 overall record heading into...

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M.K. Turk

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