Glory road: my story of the 1966 NCAA basketball championship and how one team triumphed against the odd and changed America forever

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Hyperion, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 254 pages
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The Hall of Fame basketball coach describes how, in 1966, as coach of Texas Western College, used a starting lineup of five black players to unseat the top-ranked team of the University of Kentucky, an event that paved the way for the desegregation of all college teams in the South. Original. 35,000 first printing. (A Buena Vista Pictures film, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, directed by James Gartner, releasing January 2006, starring Josh Lucas) (Sports & Recreation)

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Review: Glory Road: My Story of the 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship and How One Team Triumphed Against the Odds and Changed America Forever

User Review  - Kyle Helton - Goodreads

The book I read this quarter was "glory Road". The author of the book I read was Don Haskins. The authors purpose of the book "Glory Road" is to show that just because you are a different race than ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kyon Simon - Goodreads

it was good but it wasn't like the movie because it talked more about the coach Read full review

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