Bob Bass changed the NBA. As a coach, he revolutionized the shooting guard position and turned George Gervin into a Hall of Fame player. As a general manager, Bass molded the Spurs into an elite franchise and helped transform San Antonio into a basketball-crazed metropolis.
For the past 22 years, Alex Gonzales has served as a high school booster, mentor, father figure, crisis counselor, and unofficial chaplain.
This year’s entrepreneurship week will feature dozens of events designed to highlight the city's diverse industries and encourage small business growth.
When Justin arrived on campus in 2015 from San Antonio Christian High School, he was built like an upside down exclamation point: 6-foot-7 and 180 pounds dripping wet. Today he packs 205 pounds of muscle on a 6-9 frame. What happened?
Robinson is eager to return home. He was born and raised in San Antonio, discovered by Notre Dame in San Antonio and played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl at the Alamodome.
Dezstany Goss, a first grader attending IDEA Carver Academy, confidently walked up to the microphone at a packed Pearl Stable, and told the crowd, "I'm going to Yale."
IDEA Public Schools have come a long way since they started on the second floor of a church in downtown Donna, Texas, but the mission to keep young people on a college-bound path to success remains strong.
If it's true you have to be good to be lucky, then there's no better example than the Spurs and San Antonio.