Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian back home after surgery
Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is home after having a pacemaker put inPhoto: Video by ktnv.com
(KTNV) -- Former basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is back in his California home today after spending 11 days in the hospital because of heart problems.
The 82-year-old coach's son Danny Tarkanian says his father is doing well.
Tarkanian had a pacemaker and some stents put in during his hospital stay.
He has been in and out of the hospital several times in the past couple of years.
Tarkanian coached the Runnin' Rebels at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, from 1973 to 1992.