Money committed to the upkeep of the Truman Sports Complex could be used to stave off cuts to the Kansas City Police Department.
The coach will take over a program that could use some help. The Red Hawks were 3-27 this season, were winless in the Ohio Valley Conference and lost their last 19 games.
Winds peaked at 85 mph while creating a path of debris seven miles long and 70 yards wide.
The trial for Keyonda Lumpkin, accused of second-degree murder, has been continued until March 16 after two more witnesses were added to the case.