Season on the Brink: A Year with Bobby Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers

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Simon & Schuster, 1987 - Sports & Recreation - 353 pages
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A Season on the Brink is the gripping, inside story of one of the most controversial and driven figures in sports: Indiana University basketball coach Bobby Knight. Features a blockbuster bonus chapter--not included in the hardcover--on the 1986-87 Indiana season including their NCAA championship win!

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Review: Season on the Brink: A Year with Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers

User Review  - Jaime Connors - Goodreads

A great insight into a season with a college basketball team. Can only imagine how preparation, technology etc has evolved since then, but the work ethic, dedication etc won't have changed from then until now. Read full review

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User Review  - Truman Devitt - Goodreads

A Season on the Brink is possibly the best sports book I have ever read. If you are a college basketball fan, this is a book for you. Over a three week period, I could not stop reading it. I highly recommend this book. Read full review

Contents

On the Brink
1
Rise and Fall
10
Square One
27
Copyright

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About the author (1987)

John Feinstein spent eleven years with "The Washington Post." He has also written for "Sport, The Sporting News, " and "Inside Sports, " has been a special contributor to "Sports Illustrated, " and is currently the main feature writer for "The National." His stories have appeared in five editions of "Best Sports Stories, " and he has won twelve U.S. Basketball Writers awards.

Mr. Feinstein lives in Bethesda, Maryland, and Shelter Island, New York, with his wife, Mary Clare.

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