Las Vegas – Former Rebels coach Lon Kruger hasn’t forgot about Vegas. Coach Kruger is still the Chairman of the American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer’s Party, which will be held at the luxurious Hyde Lounge at Bellagio Hotel and Casino on May 20th, 2012 and co-chaired by UNLV Head Coach Dave Rice. The philanthropic extravaganza begins at 4pm and will be attended by some of the nation’s top basketball coaches, former basketball players and celebrities. KXNT’s Brian Shapiro caught up with Coach Kruger about the the event, this years Rebel team and his tenure at Oklahoma.
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 07: during the first round of the Big 12 Basketball Tournament March 07, 2011 at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***Credit: Ed Zurga Getty Images