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Valparaiso (Ind.) coach disappointed but supportive of Brandon Newman's decision to transfer to Montverde Academy

The table was set. Valparaiso basketball coach Barak Coolman aligned the upcoming season schedule with highlighted December appearances in the Hall of Fame Classic in New Castle and Tipoff Classic at Southport.
The Vikings would return eight of its top 10 players from a 20-6 team that won a Class 4A sectional title. The centerpiece was senior guard Brandon Newman, a core Indiana Junior All-Star who averaged 25.0 points and 9