Hoosiers, Third Edition

The Fabulous Basketball Life of Indiana

by Phillip M. Hoose

Foreword by Bobby Plump

Published by: Indiana University Press

320 pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in, 68 b&w illus., 1 map

  • Paperback
  • 9780253021625
  • Published: August 2016


  • eBook
  • 9780253021687
  • Published: August 2016


Named by The New York Times as "a knowing, respectful and caring look at heartland America" and containing a new foreword by legendary player Bob Plump, this is a book every basketball lover should own. The best of Phillip Hoose's classic writings are included here with a fresh look on Indiana's favorite and most beloved sport. A new edition of a well-known Indiana classic, Hoosiers profiles some of the world's most famous basketball players and coaches—Larry Bird, Bobby Plump, Damon Bailey, Steve Alford, Stephanie White, and Bob Knight among them—along with Indiana towns, schools, and programs. The ultimate book for the diehard fan, Hoosiers: The Fabulous Basketball Life of Indiana explores Hoosier hysteria in all its glory.