Blankenship fits as giant of a coach

Posted: December 25, 2016 at 1 a.m.

Fayetteville players dump water on coach Bill Blankenship after defeating North Little Rock on Dec. 2 to claim the 7A championship at War Memorial stadium in Little Rock.

Bill Blankenship might be selling a book to a publisher about now, except last spring there was a call from an old coa c h i n g friend telling him about “ t h e p e r - fect job” at Fayetteville High School.

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