The following is excerpted from "The Miracle of St. Anthony: A Season with Coach Bob Hurley and Basketball's Most Improbable Dynasty" by Adrian Wojnarowski. Copyright (c) 2005 by Adrian Wojnarowski. Excerpted by permission of Penguin Group USA/Gotham Books. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher.
Editor's note: Adrian Wojnarowski is a contributor to ESPN.com.