June 4, 2008

Nation's No. 1 tackle lets others praise him

CHESTERFIELD, Va.--Down here in Tyrone Sally land, we have another Sally-like character. A 6-foot-7 power forward for his AAU basketball team who attends Meadowbrook High School, but who does not like to call attention to himself.

As a 6-7 senior forward for WVU's 2005 Elite Eight NCAA basketball team, Sally went about his business with few words. In the end, he became a Dean's List graduate, was his team's Most Valuable player, and made a key defensive stop in a first-round tournament game that ultimately got the Mountaineers to within a Louisville layup of a Final Four.

...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!