The big dance : the story of the NCAA basketball tournament
|Format:||Print Book 2012|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Covered by four networks, allowing every game to be televised, "March Madness" has become an American phenomenon as anticipated as the Super Bowl. This is the story of the tournament from its beginnings seventy-three years ago as just an eight-team "bracket" to today's sixty-eight-team format. From the "Cinderella" teams like Butler and Gonzaga to perennial powerhouses such as UCLA and Kentucky, covering buzzer-beaters, upsets, and dynasties, the story of one of the most-followed sporting events in history is comprehensively told here.
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NCAA Basketball Tournament
Basketball -- Tournaments -- United States -- History.
|Publisher|| Lanham, Md. :Taylor Trade Pub. :2012
Distributed by National Book Network,
ix, 236 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
|ISBN||9781589796218 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1589796217 (pbk. : alk. paper)