Mad Hoops

Product Code: Mad Hoops 057860608-N

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Cover: Paperback
Author: Withers, Bud
Title: Mad Hoops
ISBN: 9780578606088
Publisher: Ingram Book Company
Edition/Year: 1ST 20
Subject: Sports & Recreation

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Before Phil Knight's largess became a central part of the landscape of college athletics, the University of Oregon was a struggling entity, living hand-to-mouth financially. When one of its coaches departed, it usually hired from within -- in other words, on the cheap. But in 1971, it departed from custom, went east and invested in Dick Harter, who had turned the Penn basketball program into a national force.