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Veteran NBA assistant Dick Harter dies at 81

Dick Harter, a veteran NBA assistant who also led Penn to two NCAA tournament appearances, has died at the age of 81. A spokesman for the Island Funeral Home in Hilton Head, S.C., said Tuesday that Harter died Monday night. The cause of death wasn't immediately released and funeral arrangements were pending. Harter was the Charlotte Hornets' first head coach. He was also...
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March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Celtic Assistant Dick Harter Dies

It was almost 10 years ago that the Celtics had the greatest NBA playoff comeback by being down 21 points going into the 4th quarter and beating the NJ Nets.  The head coach was Jim O'Brien but their lead assistant, and defensive guru, was Dick Harter. Dick passed away at the age of 81 at his home in Hilton Head, SC. He was the first head coach for the Charlotte Hornets during...
Via Celtics Life
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Hornets coach dies of cancer

Dick Harter, former Hornets coach, died of cancer Monday night at his home in Hilton Head, S.C., according to the Portland (Ore.) Tribune. He was 81. Harter also coached at the University of Oregon and was assistant coach for the Portland Trail Blazers assistant coach. Harter was legendary for his defensive-minded Ducks, who became known as the "Kamikaze Kids." He led...
Via AP on Fox
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Harter Dead at 81

EUGENE, Ore. -- Dick Harter, who coached the University of Oregon men’s basketball team from 1971-78, passed away Monday. He was 81.
Via oregon.scout.com
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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