Death of Dick Harter

October 14, 1930 - March 12, 2012
Hilton Head, South Carolina | Age 81

Veteran NBA assistant dies at 81
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CLIFF BRUNT, The Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dick Harter, a veteran NBA assistant who led Penn to two NCAA tournament appearances and was the Oregon coach when the Ducks ended UCLA's 98-game home winning streak, has died at the age of 81.

A spokesman for the Island Funeral Home in Hilton Head, S.C., said Tuesday that Harter died Monday night at a community hospital. The cause of death wasn't immediately released and funeral arrangements were pending.


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