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Coach-speak: Javan Felix

St. Augustine coach Clifford Barthé said he remembered the first time that he met future Texas point guard Javan Felix.

Barthé said his first experience with Javan Felix occurred right before St. Augustine (La.) reopened following Hurricane Katrina. In June 2006, two months before the school was set to reopen, the basketball team got together to practice, to try and help create some buzz or excitement for the program. Felix was in that first group, as a seventh grader. "As a seventh grader, we felt like he could...