Last Dance : Behind the Scenes at the Final Four
Last Dance Behind the Scenes at the Final Four Author:John Feinstein, Mike Krzyzewski There is no event in sports quite like the Final Four. John Feinstein explores what it means to a school, a coach, and a player to be in the Final Four or even at The Final. There are the moving stories of players and coaches who thought they+d never make it to college basketball+s final weekend, the spectacular triumphs of the winning teams, an... more »d the heartbreaking defeats for those who missed the cut. Feinstein also brings us inspiring and dramatic stories from the people behind the scenes: from the officials and referees to the scouts and ticket-scalpers. With the unflinching eye of a seasoned reporter and the remarkable skill of a true storyteller, Feinstein exposes the driving forces behind one of the most revered events in American sports.« less
I loved this book. I read it in about 3 days. If you are a casual fan of college basketball you will enjoy the insiders view of this interesting group of players, coaches, and the whole lifestyle of the college game. To me the college game is full of spirit, isn't as commercialized, and is more "real". This book captures that feeling very well. I recommend it highly.