BREAKING: New coach for Dons basketball

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By Dave Kavanaugh

Clyde Sanchez, a veteran of the northern New Mexico coaching ranks with ties to West Las Vegas, has been hired as the Dons' new head basketball coach.

Sanchez's hiring was confirmed on Tuesday evening.

Sanchez is a former assistant at West and at Santa Fe Prep, and he is a former head coach at Pecos.

"We look forward to working with Clyde and all that he brings to West Las Vegas," said Richard Tripp, WLV athletic coordinator. "He has a great reputation as a head coach and as a person."

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