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At 30, Capel maintains family's legacy

His hire at Appalachian State was a surprise to many -- including Jason Capel

Originally Published: June 23, 2010
By Dana O'Neil | ESPN.com

They're out there, the critics with their snarky remarks and snide comments.

He's barely 30, the second-youngest coach in Division I basketball.

He has just one year of coaching experience on his résumé.

His last name is Capel, and that's the only reason he got the job at Appalachian State.

Oklahoma coach Jeff Capel has heard them all. What they're saying about his younger brother, Jason, they once said about him. Jeff was only 27, with all of two years of ...

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