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Latest facilities assessment may just make a difference

For Tuesday, May 29, 2012

By Ferd Lewis

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 29, 2012

~~<p>Thirty-seven years ago the &quot;blue-ribbon&quot; panel convened to assess University of Hawaii athletics ranked the facilities it found &quot;one on a scale of 10.&quot;</p>
<p>But the scorching report from a committee that included then-Wisconsin athletic director Elroy &quot;Crazy Legs&quot; Hirsch was an impetus for getting serious about what it took to get invited into the Western Athletic Conference and resulted in a lot of what currently stands on the lower campus these days.</p>
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Thirty-seven years ago the "blue-ribbon" panel convened to assess University of Hawaii athletics ranked the facilities it found "one on a scale of 10."

But the scorching report from a committee that included then-Wisconsin athletic director Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch was an impetus for getting serious about what it took to get invited into the Western Athletic Conference and resulted in a lot of what currently stands on the lower campus these days. Login for more...



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