September 21, 2020

Day: October 5, 2011

USU Eastern head basketball coach dies at 31

Once in a great while a coach comes along that not only wins, but also inspires his players and those around him. Utah State University Eastern lost one of those coaches on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Mens’ basketball head coach Brad Barton, 31, was found dead in his Price, Utah, apartment by police Sgt. Bill Barnes and assistant coach Brian Edelstein. Edelstein and the mens’ basketball team became worried about Barton when he didn’t show up to practice that afternoon and nobody had heard from him since Monday afternoon, according to the Sun Advocate.

USU Eastern head basketball coach Brad Barton dies at 31

Once in a great while a coach comes along that not only wins, but also inspires his players and those around him. Utah State University Eastern lost one of those coaches on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Mens’ basketball head coach Brad Barton, 31, was found dead in his Price, Utah, apartment by police Sgt. Bill Barnes and assistant coach Brian Edelstein. Edelstein and the mens’ basketball team became worried about Barton when he didn’t show up to practice that afternoon and nobody had heard from him since Monday afternoon, according to the Sun Advocate.