Hawaii Beat


POSTED: Tuesday, December 08, 2009

Wade adds Tang to volleyball staff

Hawaii hired Shelton Tang as an assistant coach for the Warriors men's volleyball team.

Tang will work under first-year head coach Charlie Wade.

For the past 15 seasons, Tang worked as a volunteer coach and video coordinator for the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team.

“;We're fortunate to acquire Shelton's knowledge and experience on our staff,”; Wade said.


BYUH's Chang is player of week

The Pacific West Conference named Jet Chang as its player of the week yesterday.

Chang, a sophomore guard, averaged 23.7 points per game and shot 65.2 percent as the Seasiders went 2-1.


12: Years since the last time a defensive player was named a finalist for the Heisman Trophy. Nebraska defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh was one of five players invited yesterday to Saturday's award ceremony. Michigan defensive back Charles Woodson won college football's highest honor in 1997, the only time a defensive player has taken home the trophy.

1996: The last year the Dallas Cowboys had a winning record in December. They opened with a loss Sunday to the Giants.

1: Vote for Montana in the Associated Press Top 25 football poll. The Grizzlies are 13-0 in the Football Championship Subdivision and face Appalachian State in a semifinal Saturday.