ROCK ISLAND, Illinois — The Augustana basketball staff gained one other conference title this weekend.
The Vikings will head to the postseason, with loads of motivation both on and off the courtroom. And one massive purpose why is being beneath the management of their brave coach, Grey Giovanine.
Nowadays, basketball isn’t Coach Giovanine’s solely challenge, it’s a current cancer analysis, that revealed he has grade three prostate cancer.
Giovanine had an elevated blood check in October, with the official most cancers analysis in January.
As for the game plan, he’s planning to have surgery on the Mayo Clinic three days after the Ultimate four.
For now, his focus stays on basketball.
The coach stated he felt prefer it was his duty to announce the analysis publicly as a approach to help encourage other men to get tested for early detection.