Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 4:43 pm (Updated: October 4, 6:27 pm)
THUMBS UP! HONOR FOR AN HONORABLE MAN. We hope former coach and Las Vegas mayor Henry Sanchez, who died last November at age 72, is smiling down right down. Highlands University has named the basketball floor in the Wilson Complex in his honor. Sanchez had a storied career as a New Mexico high school and college basketball coach, including as coach of the Highlands men’s team en route to a 702-450 won-loss career record.
The lives he touched were immeasurable. We’re glad to see Highlands bestowing this honor on him.
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