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Coach K Honored With Lincoln Medallion

One of Illinois' finest by any measure

Andy Lyons

Mike Krzyzewski has won so many awards over the years that it's hard to keep track or to properly value them anymore.

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Still, it must have been sweet for him to win the Lincoln medallion, which is the highest honor his home state of Illinois offers.

He was unable to attend the full event because of a commitment in Durham, but one has to think it touched the proud Chicagoan.