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Title:
Quotable general : words of wisdom, motivation, and success by and about Bobby Knight, basketball's unrivaled teacher
Author:
Towle, Mike.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Nashville, Tenn. : TowleHouse, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xii, 130 pages ; 18 cm
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9781931249027
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library GV884.K58 T69 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Bobby Knight spent nearly 30 years as the controversial yet incredibly successful head basketball coach at Indiana University.


Author Notes

Monte Carpenter is the pseudonym for a veteran sportswriter and Nashville, Tennessee, resident who has covered college basketball as a sportswriter for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and The National.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introductionp. ix
The Army Wayp. 1
Indiana Wants Mep. 7
Coach and Teacherp. 19
Leadershipp. 29
Successp. 37
Man of Convictionp. 47
The Game of Basketballp. 59
Coach Knight His Ownselfp. 71
General Stuffp. 91
Appendix A Coach Knight's Statement Regarding the 1979 Puerto Rico Incidentp. 107
Appendix B Bobby Knight's Career Coaching Recordp. 120
Endnotesp. 123

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