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Game of My Life Kentucky Wildcats: Memorable Stories of Wildcats Basketball
     

Game of My Life Kentucky Wildcats: Memorable Stories of Wildcats Basketball

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by Ryan Clark, Dick Vitale (Foreword by)
 

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How does it feel to play your last college game and land on the cover of Sports Illustrated? What was it like to be a part of the team that won the University of Kentucky’s first national championship ever? Readers will find the answer to these questions and so much more in Ryan Clark’s newly updated edition of Game of My Life Kentucky

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How does it feel to play your last college game and land on the cover of Sports Illustrated? What was it like to be a part of the team that won the University of Kentucky’s first national championship ever? Readers will find the answer to these questions and so much more in Ryan Clark’s newly updated edition of Game of My Life Kentucky Wildcats.

Clark takes readers into the arena and onto the court with this in-depth look at the legends of Kentucky basketball. Stars like Jamal Mashburn, Dan Issel, Kenny Walker, Derek Anderson, Walter McCarty, Richie Farmer, Jack "Goose" Givens, Louie Dampier, John Pelphrey, Travis Ford, and Brandon Knight are among the many players who share their stories. Some of the games described involve championships, while others have extraordinary personal meaning. Over thirty players share the moment that defined their college basketball careers. Without a doubt, Game of My Life Kentucky Wildcats captures the passion and spirit of the men who have made this team a legend for the last seventy years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781613210512
Publisher:
Sports Publishing LLC
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Series:
Game of My Life Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,301,786
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Ryan Clark is a journalist, sportswriter, and graduate of Western Kentucky University. He has been published in numerous national periodicals, including the Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, and Boston Globe. Clark has also written or cowritten three books on Kentucky basketball, as well as a book of poetry. He works for Northern Kentucky University and is currently pursuing a PhD from the University of Kentucky. He lives with his family in Burlington, Kentucky.

Dick Vitale is one of the most recognizable voices in American broadcasting. After coaching the Detroit Pistons from 1978–1979,
Vitale began covering sports nationally while working for the then-fledgling ESPN. In 2008, Vitale celebrated his thirtieth year at ESPN. He has won numerous awards throughout his career and has authored seven books, including Dick Vitale’s Living a Dream.

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Game of My Life Kentucky Wildcats: Memorable Stories of Wildcats Basketball 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
KENTUCKY WILDCATS AD#23 MKG#14 2012 NCAA MENS BASKETBALL CHAMPIONS!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kentucky basketball rules!!!!! You are looking at a book that tells about how WE won the National Championship! OH YEAH! AD is awesome and will have a great basketball future. l:D