Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game
Title
Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game

Author
Coy, John, 1958- author.

ISBN
9781467726047

Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 24 x 28 cm

Reading Level
NC 1170 L Lexile

Personal Subject
McLendon, John B.

Corporate Subject
North Carolina College for Negroes
 
Duke University -- Basketball -- History.

Subject Term
Basketball coaches -- United States.
 
African American basketball coaches.
 
Discrimination in sports -- United States.

Summary
"Discover the true story of how in 1944, Coach John McLendon orchestrated a secret game between the best players from a white college and his team from the North Carolina College of Negroes. At a time of widespread segregation and rampant racism, this illegal gathering changed the sport of basketball forever"--Dust jacket flap.


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