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  • Schuckman: JWCC's Howard embodies idea of playing with character

    Schuckman: JWCC's Howard embodies idea of playing with character

    Tuesday, March 24 2015 11:06 AM EDT2015-03-24 15:06:55 GMT
    Throughout the John Wood Community College men's basketball team's historic postseason run, Trail Blazers coach Brad Hoyt believed "John Wood toughness" played as significant a role as anything else. He just as easily could have credited "John Wood character" as well...
    Throughout the John Wood Community College men's basketball team's historic postseason run, Trail Blazers coach Brad Hoyt believed "John Wood toughness" played as significant a role as anything else. He just as easily could have credited "John Wood character" as well...
  • SCHUCKMAN: John Wood fortunate coaching became part of Hoyt's soul

    SCHUCKMAN: John Wood fortunate coaching became part of Hoyt's soul

    Monday, March 23 2015 10:20 AM EDT2015-03-23 14:20:04 GMT
    DANVILLE, Ill. -- No matter how many times Lonny Lemon mentioned it, and Brad Hoyt remembers it being quite often, Hoyt couldn't envision himself as a basketball coach. His grand plan, back when he was playing for...
    DANVILLE, Ill. -- No matter how many times Lonny Lemon mentioned it, and Brad Hoyt remembers it being quite often, Hoyt couldn't envision himself as a basketball coach. His grand plan, back when he was playing for...
  • Schuckman: Unsung heroes help JWCC survive Region 24 title game

    Schuckman: Unsung heroes help JWCC survive Region 24 title game

    Tuesday, March 10 2015 1:37 PM EDT2015-03-10 17:37:32 GMT
    The honors were expected because they were deserved. Jordan Johnson, a sophomore point guard on the John Wood Community College men's basketball team, was named the Region 24 Player of the Year after the Trail Blazers won the region championship and earned their way back to the NJCAA Division II national tournament. "Jordan's the best point guard I've ever played with," JWCC sophomore forward Paxton Harmon said.
    The honors were expected because they were deserved. Jordan Johnson, a sophomore point guard on the John Wood Community College men's basketball team, was named the Region 24 Player of the Year after the Trail Blazers won the region championship and earned their way back to the NJCAA Division II national tournament. "Jordan's the best point guard I've ever played with," JWCC sophomore forward Paxton Harmon said.

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