70 years young, and former Penn basketball player Hugh Aberman is still growing strong. According to Hugh, he’s in fact a more versatile player with a better shot than when he was mixing it up in the Big Five. Jon Teitel chats with Hugh about his playing days, his recent Senior Olympics accomplishments, and more..
Ranking the 8 Ivy League coaches is no easy task: One of them has never been a head coach before, two others coached their 1st Ivy games last year, and none have served a full decade as an Ivy head coach. As we get ready for another college basketball season, here is a look at who is doing the best job of keeping up with the Joneses...literally.
1. Glen Miller - Penn
(223-184 record in 17 years as head coach at Connecticut College/Brown/Penn)
Penn enters the 2007-08 season having won 3 straight Ivy League titles and coming off a 13-1 Ivy League record. However, the Quakers must replace 3 starters including 2-time Ivy League Player of the Year Ibrahim Jaaber. A strong incoming freshman class ensures Penn will be solid for years to come. Jon Teitel interviewed four members of Coach Miller’s first ever recruiting class: Tyler Bernardini, Remy Cofield, Jack Eggleston, and Harrison Gaines.
Tyler Bernardini, 6-6, 205, Carlsbad, Calif., Francis Parker