Former Penn State men's basketball head coach Dick Harter, 81, died from cancer on Sunday at his home in Hilton Head, S.C., according to the Register-Guard in Eugene, Ore.
Harter compiled a 295-196 record in 18 seasons as a collegiate head coach, that had stints at Rider, Penn, Oregon and Penn State.
He led the Nittany Lion program from 1978-79 through 1982-83. Harter led the Nittany Lions to a 79-61 record in five seasons, guiding Penn State to the school's first postseason appearance in 14 years in the 1980 NIT.
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