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Jack Givens: The Rise of a Basketball Legend

Felicia Cort

In the golden era of college basketball, Jack Givens stood tall above the rest. This gripping biography chronicles the rise of the Kentucky basketball legend who wowed fans with his prolific scoring and clutch gene. From humble Lexington roots, Givens blossomed into a superstar for the Wildcats, starring in epic battles like the 1978 NCAA title game triumph over Duke. Off the court, Givens faced challenges explored candidly in the book. It examines the defensive schemes designed to stop his scoring outbursts and the controversies he navigated. An homage to an icon who defined an era, this comprehensive biography celebrates an extraordinary talent's enduring legacy. Written with passion, JACK GIVENS is a must-read for Kentucky faithful and hoop junkies alike. Relive the magic as this celebratory look at one of college basketball's most electrifying careers revisits Givens' playing days and enormous Lexington impact.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: May 24th, 2024
  • Pages: 78
  • Language: English
  • Edition: undefined - undefined
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.16in - 0.26lb
  • EAN: 9798326506832
  • Categories: Sports