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Finding His Coach

Dan Jennings

Theres's no doubt that getting head Coach Bob Huggins helped the Mountaineers with their recruiting, but it isn't likely that anyone knew it was going to help quite as much as it did. Freshman forward Dan Jennings wasn't sure where Huggins would be coaching when it came time for him to pick a school but he knew one thing – Jennings would be wherever Huggins was.

"The year after I played at Oak Hill Academy, I started looking up Coach Huggins," said Jennings. "I just researched him because he had sent a lot of power forwards to the pros, a lot of underrated power forwards." Jennings' research soon returned dividends. After Huggins was hired at West Virginia, he immediately began looking to fill out his front line with the sort of tough, physical... Recommended Stories