By Bill Self,John Rohde

“At that time, i spotted i used to be most likely happier for the folk closest to me than i used to be for myself. since it used to be at that time whilst i ultimately discovered how a lot it intended to them.” This assertion, made by way of KU head trainer invoice Self, illustrates his emotions on successful the ultimate 4 and solidifying his team’s position within the nationwide championship online game. In his new e-book, invoice Self: At domestic within the Phog, Self and those that recognize him most sensible provide an within examine his trip into changing into one of many game’s most valuable and such a lot sought-after coaches. Self tells how he's dwelling the dream – not just is he a head trainer, he used to be additionally chosen to be the steward of what James Naismith and Phog Allen created for the collage of Kansas basketball software. Self’s ebook captures the buzz of achieving the head – best the Jayhawks directly to a countrywide identify. He stocks minute-by-minute info of the competition that despatched KU to the nationwide name video game and provides perception into one of many maximum nationwide championship comebacks ever. invoice Self has validated himself as considered one of university basketball’s top. In his first journey to the ultimate 4 in 2008, Self claimed the nationwide identify. Self has been to ten directly NCAA tournaments and complex to the Elite 8 5 occasions in that span, whereas directing 3 various courses. His Kansas groups have gained 4 directly huge 12 regular-season titles and 3 instantly huge 12 match crowns. Self’s training adventure, mixed with co-author John Rohde’s services as a sportswriter for The Oklahoman, unite to inform the robust tale of teamwork and one coach’s quest to guide a faculty basketball crew to greatness.

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