Long Shots: Jay Wright, Villanova, and College Basketball’s Most Unlikely Champion

Long Shots: Jay Wright, Villanova, and College Basketball’s Most Unlikely Champion Author Dana O’Neil
ISBN-10 1629374598
ISBN-13 9781629374598
Year 2017-02-01
Pages 256
Language English
Publisher Triumph Books
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31 years after the Perfect Game Villanovas shocking national championship upset over Georgetown Nova struck again with the Perfect Shot taking down North Carolina in one of the most thrilling finishes in sports history The shot and second national title in school history were the culmination of 15 years of Coach Jay Wright painstakingly building the unheralded program through ups and downs heartbreak and triumph In Long Shots Jay Wright Villanova and College Basketballs Most Unlikely Champion ESPN senior writer Dana ONeil uses exclusive access to Coach Wright and Nova basketball to delve into the inner workings of a championship program In the spirit of A Season on the Brink ONeil not only explores behind the scenes of the historic 2015 2016 NCAA championship season but also the improbable path that the Nova program took to college basketball immortality In overcoming a disappointing NCAA Tournament track record the breakup of the Big East conference as we knew it and Novas underdog status among traditional college hoops powerhouses Jay Wright and his team provided the blueprint for how a have not can prevail over the blue bloods the right way the Villanova Basketball Way

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