BILL NEAL

BILL NEAL

:10—If you’re going to get started, let’s get started in the beginning. Player turned coach, Rich Allew took his star-studded team to Connie Hawkins gold right out the gate. Some would suggest that it’s an easy run with the likes of Norm Nixon, Bobby Franklin, Kirk Bruce, John Marshall and Craig Prosser, but players and coaches know how hard it is to control the stars. Hey, you tell “Big John” Marshall to sit down and shut up…and Coach Allew did!

:09—Not much more can or has to be said after you say “Big John.” 6’6” 250 pound mmmaaannn. John Marshall out of Clairton by way of Penn State and the European League, one of the great immovable forces of the game.

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