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America East Conference

Hartford Coach Likes New Look Men's Basketball Team

WEST HARTFORD — As his players stretched at one end of Chase Family Arena Sunday afternoon, the season's first official practice in the books, Hartford coach John Gallagher sat courtside and looked months into the future. He talked about a transportation system. "John Chaney," Gallagher, a native of the Philadelphia area, said of the longtime Temple coach. "His line about multiple guys who can get the ball on the floor quick. We didn't have a great transportation system [last season]. We didn't have great speed with the ball. This year, we can be athletic, quick, and have a really great transportation system." The Hawks' four-year nucleus...