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Birds, Dogs and Kangaroos: Life on the Back Roads of College Basketball
When the 65-team field is announced for the NCAA tournament in March, all the schools are lumped into one bracket. But, with the fact that no number-16 seed has ever beaten a number-1 seed serving as evidence, there is a group of schools in the bracket that are worlds apart from the BCS schools. Some of the schools, labeled the mid-majors make it into the Sweet 16, practic ...more
Published October 15th 2008 by Ascend Media
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Interesting glimpse of basketball and coaching in the "low majors", as Zvosec calls them. My only complaint is that the time at University of Missouri - Kansas City was kind of light. As someone who lived in the city during his UMKC time, I would like to have read more about that. And it's inexcusable that the book pretty much skipped over his firing completely.