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The Last Temptation of Rick Pitino

A Story of Corruption, Scandal, and the Big Business of College Basketball

by Michael Sokolove

Hardcover, 260 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $27 |

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The Last Temptation of Rick Pitino
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A Story of Corruption, Scandal, and the Big Business of College Basketball
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Michael Sokolove

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Details the massive corruption scandal that threatened to bring down the NCAA after the University of Louisville and other colleges were discovered laundering money through an Adidas sponsorship to bribe students to attend certain schools.

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Corruption, Scandal And The Multi-Billion Dollar Business Of College Basketball

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