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Former Cyclone Coach Dies

Former Cyclone Coach Dies

Former Iowa State men’s basketball coach Johnny Orr has died at the age of 86.  Orr spent the final 14 years of his nearly three-decade career as a Division One head coach with the Cyclones.  He led ISU to a school-record six NCAA Tournament appearances and retired in 1994.

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