NIU's tough Novak left mark on game

NIU's tough Novak left mark on game

There are 2 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Nov 26, 2007, titled NIU's tough Novak left mark on game. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

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honeyman

Wauconda, IL

#1 Nov 27, 2007
I would like to say that Joe Novak will be missed. He took kids that others overlooked or were told they would be better off at a D3 school. He always coached .... and thats what a great coach should do. I will miss reading about how some kid from nowhere became a super person because of a coach named Joe Novak
Joe..Could you do the world a big favor ? Teach the rest of Big Time Schools what it truly means to be " just a coach"
Smile ....All your former players are!!!
Wittyone

Chicago, IL

#2 Nov 27, 2007
Joe Novak represented what is great about sports. He is a class act.

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