[caption id=“attachment_2555” align=“aligncenter” width=“500” caption=“The USO and AFE sent top NCAA basketball coaches and sports personalities on a tour to Kuwait where they coached military basketball teams as part of Operation Hardwood II. University of Maryland coach Gary Williams spent time coaching Kuwaiti kids at a practice session at The Kuwaiti Basketball Club in 2006.”][/caption]
In this week’s installment, host Leeann Tweeden and Maryland head coach Gary Williams take a look back at their time in Kuwait with the USO’s own Operation Hardwood. Be sure to watch Episode 1 and Episode 2, too!
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