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The last temptation of Rick Pitino : a story of corruption, scandal, and the big business of college basketball / Michael Sokolove.

Sokolove, Michael, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 796.323 SOK LAS (Text) 34207002192194 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 12/31/2018
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 796.323 Sok (Text) 32604000205472 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 796.323 SOK (Text) 39230031910845 Adult New Books Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 796.323 SOK (Text) 37323005417293 NEW-BKS Checked out 12/26/2018
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 796.323 SOKO (Text) 39231033474756 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room In process -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 796.323 SOKOLOVE (Text) 39206021492937 New Materials Checked out 12/28/2018
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Pitino (Text) 31208912597715 new non-fiction Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399563270
  • ISBN: 039956327X
  • Physical Description: 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2018.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Family -- Footprints -- Waiting for Brian Bowen -- The 'Ville -- Absolutions -- Fishing in polluted waters -- The Saginaw connection -- The playbook -- When we sin against our nature -- "I feel it was an assassination" -- The Chardonnay crowd -- The spoils of uncompensated labor.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the record of the University of Louisville basketball coach, whose once celebrated career ended with the revelation of widespread recruiting corruption, and places it in the context of a history of illicit practices in the sport. Publisher's marketing.
Subject: Pitino, Rick.
University of Lousiville > Basketball.
Louise Cardinals (Basketball team) > Corrupt practices.
Basketball coaches > United States > Biography.
Scandals > United States > History > 21st century.
Genre: Biographies.

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