Sandoval Statement on Tarkanian Induction to HOF


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Mary-Sarah Kinner
Communications Director
CARSON CITY, NV - September 12, 2013

Governor Brian Sandoval today issued the following statement after former UNLV Coach Jerry Tarkanian was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame:

“Coach Tarkanian is a Nevada legend and I congratulate him on his induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame. A father and husband, Jerry is beloved by players, fans and UNLV. Coach Tarkanian led UNLV to four Final Fours and one national championship – all while leaving an indelible impression upon Nevada. Kathleen and I extend our best wishes to Coach Tarkanian and his family on this well deserved honor.”

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