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How basketball began

Le Grand

How basketball began

by Le Grand

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Published by Abingdon Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Le Grand [pseud.]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H381 Hp
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5851057M
LC Control Number62011147
OCLC/WorldCa1412489

  History of Basketball Basketball has been around for over years, and from the very beginning to now, the sport has come a long way. Basketball is extremely popular around the world, it is a court game played by two teams of five players each. Women's basketball began the year after the game was invented. The history of women's basketball success is a long one: collegiate and professional teams, intercollegiate competitions (and their critics) as well as the sad history of many failed attempts at professional leagues; women's basketball at the Olympics. It's all here in this timeline.

  Bob Else began officiating basketball back in when, as a senior at State College High School in Pennsylvania, he joined the PIAA Basketball Officials’ Association. He since relocated to Connecticut and 18 years ago joined IAABO Board 10 (New Haven) through which he has continued his officiating career to this day.   John Wooden won 10 national titles at U.C.L.A. from to , and was the first person inducted into the basketball hall of fame as a player and coach.

  10 Life Lessons Basketball Teaches You Basketball has played a major role in shaping the person I am today. While most people generally believe that sports only teach you how to win games or be physically strong, I believe sports have a far greater impact on your life. Women’s basketball has come a long way from its humble beginnings in It may be surprising to discover that women began playing basketball less than a year after the game was invented.


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