CIAA basketball coaching legends

Updated: June 17, 2011, 2:47 PM ET
By Donald Hunt | ESPN.com

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association's basketball legends aren't limited to the men who ran the floor -- Earl "the Pearl" Monroe, Al Attles, Rick Mahorn, Ronald "Flip" Murray, and others. The sidelines of the oldest black college sports conference in the nation have also had its share of heroes, led by two all-time greats.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame coaches Clarence "Big House" Gaines and John McLendon set the standard to which every CIAA coach ...

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