When the opportunity arose for Darrick Farriell to get closer to home, he did just that.
The former Bethel Wildcats basketball coach was hired as the new Talihina Golden Tigers basketball coach, replacing the retiring Chris Gillespie.
“I got closer to my home and my family for one thing,” Farriell said. “My family is at Kinta.”
But that's not the only reason why he took the Talihina job.