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'Hoosiers' myth: Norman Dale takedown

Originally Published: November 14, 2011
By Barry Locke | Special to Page 2

It's been 25 years since "Hoosiers" immortalized the legend of Hickory High, the small school that beats long odds to make underdog history by winning the Indiana state basketball championship. Yes, it's been a generation since we were inspired by the story of a coach seeking redemption, a team coming together and a town being transformed in one of the greatest sports films ever made.

But every time I watch the movie -- and who hasn't seen it at least five times -- I come ...

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