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Gary McPherson, who served two stints as a West Virginia University assistant basketball coach and had a long career as a fundraiser, will retire Friday after 40 years with the school.
McPherson first coached under Sonny Moran in 1970 and then joined Gale Catlett until 1993 as an assistant.
McPherson served six years as the director of the Mountaineer Athletic Club. The last 14 years his title has been senior development officer in continuation of fundraising for athletics.
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