Mike Nowell, assistant coach of the men’s basketball team, passed away Monday Night at Virginia Medical Center after a battle with cancer. Nowell joined the men’s hoops staff last August and helped coach the team to its first Division I postseason in 46 years.
He is survived by his wife Lanie and sons Jaylen and Shane. The Spectator staff sends our deepest condolences to Nowell’s friends and family.
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