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Niven Enjoying Another Rebuilding Job

Posted: January 13, 2013 at 4:38 a.m.

Decatur coach Bill Niven talks to his team during a timeout of a game earlier this year.

Bill Niven has coached high school basketball for 42 years.

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Bill Niven

SCHOOL: Decatur

POSITION: Girls Basketball Coach

NOTABLE: Niven has coached varsity boys basketball at Hope, Pleasant View, Texas, Rogers High, Texarkana and Green Forest. ... Won a state championship at Hope in 1986. ... Ended a 16-year playoff drought at Rogers in 1990. ... Ended a 15-year playoff drought at Green Forest in 2008. ... Coaching girls basketball for the first time.

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Very glad to have you with us coach !

Posted by: aarono01271847

January 13, 2013 at 7:59 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Bill Niven is class, a man for all seasons.

Posted by: Moneymyst

January 13, 2013 at 8:20 p.m. ( | suggest removal )