From the NCAA’s ongoing investigation of the athletic department to the star quarterback’s felony rape charge to the federal inquiry into the school itself, UM is wading through uncharted waters of scrutiny while trying to turn the tide of public perception.Obviously Tinkle is a great basketball coach, but just as importantly, he is as good of a guy off the court. This article does a nice job of highlighting all that he does, and the positive impact he has had on Montana.
Right now, there might not be a better ambassador for an embattled campus than head men’s basketball coach Wayne Tinkle. A former Griz standout and UM alum who is the reigning coach of the year in the Big Sky Conference, Tinkle is one man who still holds the university in high esteem.
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