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Video: Coach Jim Les talks about UC Davis basketball success

UC Davis basketball coach Jim Les watches the action on Thursday night, February 20, 2014, during the game against Long Beach State at the Pavilion on the campus of UC Davis.
UC Davis basketball coach Jim Les watches the action on Thursday night, February 20, 2014, during the game against Long Beach State at the Pavilion on the campus of UC Davis. jvillegas@sacbee.com

The Sacramento Bee's Joe Davidson caught up to UC Davis men's basketball coach Jim Les, who is in the midst of the program's best start in Division I. A former Sacramento Kings guard who got his coaching start as an assistant with the Sacramento Monarchs, Les talks about how his program went from five victories his first season to now, and he talks of the pride of coaching his son, Tyler, at UCD, and admits that although his legs are shot, he can still shoot.

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