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Bender family enjoying Sweet 16 run

Former ISU assistant enjoying first Sweet 16 experience with Clemson

Posted: Wed Mar 21 19:09:41 PDT 2018
Updated: Wed Mar 21 19:09:41 PDT 2018

Speech to Text for Bender family enjoying Sweet 16 run

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most success he's ever had in the ncaa tourney .... exciting times right now for dick bender ....who's in the orange shirt you see in the video... he's an assistant coach on clemson..... their in the sweet 16 ....the fifth seeded tigers take on the number one seeded kansas jayhawks friday .... bender is a former sycamore assistant ...... he was in terre haute for 10 years and on the late royce waltman's staff when isu made the ncaa tourney in 2000 and 2001.... bender's son dillon is currently back in terre haute....he's a sports information graduate assistant at rose-hulman.... dillon was out in san diego last week watching clemson and his dad in the ncaa tourney....i caught up with dillon this afternoon, before he left for omaha to see his dad coach in the sweet 16.... dillon is very proud of his dad and excited to see so many from terre haute continue to follow his dad's career.... [e5]dillon bender-sot support here in terre haute has been really good. we're very appreciative of everyone who has reached out. very exciting for our family. dad has been in coaching profession for better part of three decades and this is his first d1 sweet 16. incredible experience for our family, but especially him. he's put in so much work over the years. happy, proud and thankful for him. here's
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