Art Briles: Looking Up: My Journey from Tragedy to Triumph

Art Briles: Looking Up: My Journey from Tragedy to Triumph

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Baylor head coach Art Briles is one of the most highly regarded coaches in college football, and this authorized biography delves far beyond his football success and acumen. It explains how, at the age of 20, Briles lost his parents in a tragic car accident as they were en route to one of his college games. The book relates how Briles, devastated by the loss

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Baylor head coach Art Briles is one of the most highly regarded coaches in college football, and this authorized biography delves far beyond his football success and acumen. It explains how, at the age of 20, Briles lost his parents in a tragic car accident as they were en route to one of his college games. The book relates how Briles, devastated by the loss of his role models, used the catastrophe as motivation to propel him toward the destination of his dreams. As the book elucidates in detail, Coach Briles has made a career of turning failing football programs around in both the high school and collegiate ranks. His latest accomplishments at Baylor University are also chronicled in this account of overcoming tragedy and turning personal loss into overwhelming success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781629370477
Publisher:
Triumph Books
Publication date:
07/15/2014
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
874,031
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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