Experience the remarkable life story of legendary Coach Tex Winter in this Best Books - USA Book News award-winning title. At the age of ten, Tex experienced the untimely death of his father. What resulted was an awakening belief in the coordinated efforts of family members to work together as a team. His family experiences and resulting skills laid the foundation for what became known as his Triangle Offense, a strategy that revolutionized college and professional basketball. Coach Tex Winter: Triangle Basketball is an inspiring story of overcoming hardship to develop the attitudes and relationships for success at home, school and career. It contains 160 full-color pages of news clips, personal notes, photographs, and Tex's chalkboard sayings. Quotes from family, friends and legends such as Kobe Bryant, Phil Jackson and others are also included throughout.
|Publisher:||Brown Books Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Ann Parrhas visited with Coach Winter about his team ideas-on and off the court-for more than twenty-five years. Her husband Jack, one of Tex's former players at Kansas State University, supplied details about life with Tex as coach. Among the three of them, they have loved this book into being.