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Sports illustrated the college basketball book editors of sports illustrated on. John feinstein has written brilliant books about a number of sports, but college basketball is where he really shines. He received his masters degree and doctorate at the university of north carolina 14 and was an educator and eventually superintendent of the. Any major black comedian has done our room, notes lani mackay. Discover book depositorys huge selection of basketball books online. As a college basketball player, his enjoyment of half court shots earned him a prime spot on the bench. The book includes a good mix of simple and advanced plays that can be used by both youth and advanced coaches. Rather than waiting until midoctober to get in the mood for another awesome year of buzzer beaters and. Try some of these classic books on college basketball.1087 702 113 537 134 900 440 801 1366 977 997 734 600 207 720 88 151 1450 554 1273 443 1187 117 9 494 567 762 75 126 1312 172 1073