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In an excerpt from "The Last Great Game," Gene Wojciechowski tells the story of how Rick Pitino decided to leave the New York Knicks for the Roman Empire of college basketball -- even though the empire was in ruins. Little-known fact: Had Pitino been told one secret piece of information, he would have never ditched the Knicks for UK.
More than anyone, President of the University of Kentucky Dr. David Roselle understood how the scandal, investigation, and sanctions would traumatize ...
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THE LAST GREAT GAME
March 28, 1992. The final of the NCAA East Regional, Duke vs. Kentucky. The 17,848 at the Spectrum in Philadelphia and the millions watching on TV had no idea what was about to take place. Gene Wojciechowski's The Last Great Game is the definitive book on the greatest game in the history of college basketball, and the dramatic road both teams took to get there.