Bobby knight basketball coaching philosophy and more 1 comment basketball coaching clinic notes by coach peterman in the volume 5 of the worlds greatest collection of basketball coaching clinic notes you will find the best source of information on bobby knight basketball coaching philosophy, and not only this. To understand how easily passion can turn to madness in college basketball, you have to understand bobby knight. Quotations by bobby knight, american coach, born october 25, 1940. Bobby knight basketball coaching philosophy and more. No other coach can cite ncaa and nit championships, and olympic and pan american gold medals among his achievements. The piece quotes knights mentor, basketball coach pete newell. New book details allegations of bob knights physical. Author john feinstein talks books, bobby knight, joe. Author john feinstein talks books, bobby knight, joe paterno, coach k and tiger. Brilliant, intimidating, charming, or profane, coach bob knight is an enduring contradiction who has long fascinated and repelled basketball fans, for whom he has provided as much to dislike as to respect. Bob knights bizarre, sad legacy with indiana basketball. A year with bob knight and the indiana hoosiers by john feinstein is a remarkable book. The straight talk section is a masterpiece of sound thinking and should be required reading of every college coach in the country. Bob knight receives warm welcome in assembly hall return 1.
Basketball according to knight and newell paperback 1985. I ran across this short narrative while reading bobby knight s book knight my story, and thought it might be interesting to share to the board. Get the best deals on basketball paperback books when you shop the largest online selection at. Remarkable for the breadth and depth of access bob knight granted to a journalist and remarkable for the behind the scenes look at, despite his profanity, bullyness and mercurial mood swings, one of the greatest basketball coaches of all time. Bob knights book harnesses power of negative thinking by amanda kingsbury, the indianapolis star knight to sign copies of new book at ncaa hall of champions this week. Bob knights book harnesses power of negative thinking.
Practice planning and drills for mental toughness on october 30, 2018. Basketball legend bob knight at west point and today. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands. These bullet points from coach bob knight are a part of alan steins 12 pdf basketball coaching nuggets collection. Bob knight autograph in ncaa basketball autographed items. If anything else coach knight is one of the greatest teachers the game has ever seen and one of the basic reasons for that is that he gave throughout his career great emphasis in the mental aspect of the game. Army 10250, indiana 659242 and texas tech 882 conference champion. This anniversary edition features an updated package and a new introduction by feinstein. Bob knight coaching record college basketball at sports. The book details all of the players that have played for knight and what degree they earned. Run your offense six to eight feet above the baseline. Former iu basketball coach bob knight witty, but struggles. Robert montgomery bob knight born october 25, 1940 is a retired american basketball coach. Exindiana basketball player alleges abuse by bob knight in book former indiana basketball player todd jadlow says his former coach bob knight physically and emotionally abused him and his teammates.
The complete guide to mantoman defense learn everything you need to know about mantoman defensive concepts from coaching legend bob knight create a stifling, dominating and mentally fatiguing experience for your opponent. Wooden is widely considered one of the greatest and most influential coaches of. He mentioned that he did not like screens in which the player receiving the screen moved away from the basket because it was more difficult for the player to be a scoring threat. Bob knight, in full robert montgomery knight, also called bobby knight and the general, born october 25, 1940, massillon, ohio, u. Bob knight accused of physical, emotional abuse in book by. Some random thoughts from my bob knight file from over the years 1. Down by six points against big ten rival michigan in the 1976 mens ncaa division i college basketball final, the indiana hoosiers entered halftime losing their star player bobby wilkerson to an. As one of the most iconic basketball coaches in the college game, knight has grabbed 902 wins, three ncaa championships, four national coach of the year awards and olympic gold medals for his team usa. He is one of only thirteen coaches in college basketball history to record 700 or more victories. Nicknamed the general, knight won 902 ncaa division i mens college basketball games, the most alltime at the time of his retirement and currently second alltime, behind pat summitt, and behind his former player and assistant coach mike krzyzewski of duke university.
There are times bobby comes so close to selfdestructing. Bobby knight tip on screens breakthrough basketball. Many of these parts and principles that you will see in this 3 dvd set are being applied to any team to any level in. List of incidents involving bob knight houston chronicle. Knight, who was fired by indiana in 2000 after video emerged of him choking a player during a practice, did not cooperate with jadlow in writing the book and did not respond to kravitzs request. Heres a look at some of the outbursts over the years by texas tech basketball coach bob knight, who on monday struck a player on the bottom of the chin while talking to him. Price new from used from paperback, 1985 please retry. Winningest coaches interview with chris berman bobby knight and coach k watch more videos like this at.
No matter what your opinion of coach knight or of these points, or any coach for that matter, there are still some good points you can adapt and make your own. Former indiana coach and hall of famer bob knight says he doesnt respect john wooden, the legendary ucla coach who won 10 ncaa championships with the bruins, because of the way knight claims he. Edwin cady, a former iu professor who helped get knight hired in. Bob knight slams legendary coach john wooden, says ucla. Exindiana basketball player alleges abuse by bob knight.
Bobby knight has proven over and over again that he is the finest basketball coach in america. In todays game motion offense plays an integral part in many offensive scheme throughout the worldnba,euroleague etc. Ap neil reed, the former indiana basketball player whom coach bob knight was caught on tape choking in 1997, leading to sanctions against knight and reinforcing his. Twentyfive years after it spent sixteen weeks atop the new york times bestseller list, a season on the brink remains the most celebrated basketball book ever written. Bo may be the most important sports book in a long time. Ot how bobby knight lost larry bird to indiana state. The most effective offensive movement by far is the movement that takes place off a screen. Bob knight skip to main search results amazon prime. Ive never been a wooden fan, knight said of the 11time ncaa champion coach at ucla. Knight could only shake his head at what he had lost. Oh what a move profiles of hartford basketball players. Yeah, and it will flash brandnew daylight on the same old mess unless something is done to clean it up. Bob knight has long been a disgrace, but what he said friday is a new low the 76yearold former indiana coachs comments about hoping people were dead deserve reprimand.
Buy and read oh what a move to learn about the dozens of hartford athletes who dedicated themselves to follow in his footsteps. A reunion between bob knight and the indiana hoosiers might never happen because the legendary coach is struggling with health issues, according to longtime hoosiers radio voice don fischer. Or at least try to, the way john feinstein did for one headspinning season in. Granted unprecedented access to legendary coach bob knight. Bob knight and academic success at indiana university which discusses the academic side of the basketball program. Bobby knight, the godfather of hartford basketball, set the bar high when he went directly from hartfords keney park straight to the harlem globetrotters and the new york knicks. Bob knight has long been a disgrace, but what he said. Former indiana basketball coach bobby knight, left, makes his first appearance at indiana university since his dismissal in september of 2000. For 26 years the opening of the basketball season has had special significance for me. A former championshipwinning indiana basketball player named todd jadlow has written a book about his complicated, drugaffected life, and in it, also makes allegations of physical and emotional abuse against his former coach, hall of famer bob knight. The unauthorized biography is the first comprehensive biography of knight, one of the most successful and controversial coaches in the history of american sports. Bobby knight, head coach, indiana basketball what strikes me about bo is what struck me about bear bryant.231 536 966 1013 926 995 1480 449 1207 751 835 409 1481 348 448 1082 1213 417 1385 214 499 275 944 1310 916 1435 578 1331 342 1038 600 4 446 179 580 225 1047 540 253 430 537 662