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The Best Game Ever is a revealing look at the University of North Carolina Tar Heels' 1956-57 season, one of the most storied in college basketball history. From the first day of practice, when forward Lennie Rosenbluth predicted a winning season, to the final game, a triple-overtime victory over Wilt Chamberlain's legendary Kansas team, the season developed into what ...more
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Published October 18th 2011 by Lyons Press (first published October 1st 2006)
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Dale Stonehouse
Feb 20, 2010 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The author is way too young to have chosen the topic, but he did a good job historically and especially covering the New York City connections of this team. Especially good are the insights he elicited from team MVP center Lenny Rosenbluth, a lean scoring machine from the city.
William
I am a big Tar Heel fan and this book solidified this. I did not know much about the 1957 team and this book enlighted me.
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May 02, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I love Adam Lucas' writing style and the book was very informative. Definitely on of my favorite books on Carolina basketball. ...more
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Another great book about the University of North Carolina Basketball.
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