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The Quintessence : Part Two

In this second instalment, we examine the XJ6’s technical package.

Sanctioned in 1964, XJ4 was intended to launch in 1967, which seems in hindsight to have been a rather optimistic timescale. 987 more words


Coaches: Youth sports, social media, parents have changed the job

Gene Demaree was in his early 20s, recently graduated from the University of Tulsa, when he was hired as the boys basketball coach at Aurora in 1966. 3,160 more words


'A Season on the Brink: A Year with Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers' by John Feinstein (1986)

I could spend months simply reading John Feinstein sports books such is quantity of high quality books he has produced over his career. Perhaps more than any,  487 more words

Beyond The Bracket Film Review: The Last Days Of Knight

There isn’t a ton going on in the college hoops world right now. Recruiting classes are starting to get finalized while the deadline for underclassmen to test the NBA draft waters is at midnight tonight. 832 more words



In 1986-1987 the Indiana Hoosiers, coached by Hall of Famer Bob Knight, captured the legend’s third and final national championship. Led by Big Ten Player of the Year Steve Alford, the Hoosiers finished the regular season at 24-4, winning the Big Ten title with a 15-3 conference record. 688 more words

NCAA Basketball

Bob Knight blasts legendary UCLA coach John Wooden, takes shot at Indiana as well

Hall of Fame coach Bob Knight bluntly criticized and expressed his distaste for another Hall of Famer, the late John Wooden, in an interview on… 431 more words


Bob Knight requests to not be included in Assembly Hall sculptures

On Tuesday it was announced by Indiana University that five sculptures will be placed throughout Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall to pay tribute to the teams that have won national championships. 256 more words