Less than 24 hours before Coppin State introduced its new men's basketball coach, the players were searching for more information about who would lead them out of the Fang Mitchell era.
The players met Michael Grant, their new coach, Tuesday morning, but minutes before the news conference, they grabbed at a pile of news releases near the podium to learn even more.
To junior guard Sterling Smith, Grant was a man of mystery.
"It's all new to us, new information," said Smith, who averaged 10.9 points last season. "Some of us did do our research on the candidates, but we got to know him today pretty well off that paper."
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