Brief Garland: Ponytails. Basketball, and Nothing But Net

The author writes with sympathy and understanding about the world of sports Not only did he play and coach high school basketball in Oklahoma, but for 39 years he was director of sports information at the University of Oklahoma He died in February of 1998 at age 92.
Brief Garland Ponytails Basketball and Nothing But Net The author writes with sympathy and understanding about the world of sports Not only did he play and coach high school basketball in Oklahoma but for years he was director of sports information at

  • Title: Brief Garland: Ponytails. Basketball, and Nothing But Net
  • Author: Harold Keith
  • ISBN: 9781571683342
  • Page: 407
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. If you like reading about girls' sports, read this book about a girls basketball team from the '60's. It's a true story about a coach who only wanted to coach boys but how he ended up taking this girls team to state and sticking with them for years. The title comes from a poem called "To an Athlete Dying Young" by A.E. Housman and reminds us that the years when you can play competitive sports is brief. This book was made into a movie starring Jeffrey Donovan called "Believe in Me." Good show. Th [...]

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