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2008-07-09 06:00:29

By Bill Rabinowitz, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jul. 9--During John Groce's pursuit of the men's basketball coaching job at Ohio University, Brandon Miller was hardly a disinterested observer. Groce and Miller shared an office while working for Thad Matta at Xavier, and their bond extended beyond X's and O's. So Miller was naturally happy that Groce became a head coach. "I couldn't be more happy for John -- not because I'm sitting where I'm sitting but because he's a great friend and...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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