VERMILLION, S.D. – A memorial service for former University of South Dakota athletic director and men’s basketball coach Jack Doyle has been scheduled for Oct. 11 at 2 p.m. at St. Agnes Church in Vermillion. A celebration of Doyle’s life will be held afterwards at Howler’s Bar and Grill at 5:30 p.m.
Cards and notes of remembrance of can be mailed to P.O. Box 372, Vermillion, SD 57069. Memorials can be directed to the Jack Doyle Memorial Fund at the University of South Dakota Foundation.
Doyle served as head coach for the USD men’s basketball team from 1973-1982 and ranks fourth in all-time wins in program history with 106. He became athletic director in 1982 and oversaw 21 North Central Conference titles in several sports before retiring in 1998.