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President Lassner should be up to speed on UH sports

By Ferd Lewis

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 07, 2014

~~<p class="p1">Kenneth Mortimer's &quot;ah-ha&quot; sports moment as University of Hawaii president came when the 28-4 Rainbow Wahine basketball team was denied a 1993 NCAA tournament berth.</p>
<p class="p1">As Mortimer used to tell it, he had barely moved into Bachman Hall and &quot;Everybody was asking me: 'What are you gonna do about that?' I got a quick lesson in just how serious people here take their UH sports.&quot;</p>
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Kenneth Mortimer's "ah-ha" sports moment as University of Hawaii president came when the 28-4 Rainbow Wahine basketball team was denied a 1993 NCAA tournament berth.

As Mortimer used to tell it, he had barely moved into Bachman Hall and "Everybody was asking me: 'What are you gonna do about that?' I got a quick lesson in just how serious people here take their UH sports." Login for more...



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