Pete Newell is considered one of the finest basketball minds in the sport's history. His death in 2008 spawned tributes from around the country, including legendary UCLA coach John Wooden and Bob Knight, who considered Newell his mentor. Newell, Knight, and Dean Smith are the only men to coach championships at the Olympics, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and the National Invitational Tournament (NIT), and of the three, only Newell won the NIT at a time when it was considered the nation's most prestigious ...

A Good Man: The Pete Newell Story 2010, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803228184

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A Good Man: The Pete Newell Story 1999, Frog in Well, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781583940020