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Author Coy, John, 1958-
Title Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game / by John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke.
Pub Info Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda Picture Books, [2015]
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 796.323 COY     AVAILABLE
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 796.323 COY     AVAILABLE
 Vineyard Haven Children's  J 796.3 COY     AVAILABLE
 West Tisbury-Juvenile  J 796.32 COY     AVAILABLE
Descript 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 24 x 28 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Audience NC1170L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader LG 5.7 0.5 0.5 175363
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Subject McLendon, John B.
North Carolina College for Negroes.
Duke University -- Basketball -- History.
McLendon, John B.
North Carolina College for Negroes.
Duke University -- Basketball -- History.
Basketball coaches -- United States.
African American basketball coaches.
Discrimination in sports -- United States.
Basketball coaches -- United States.
African American basketball coaches.
Discrimination in sports -- United States.
ISBN 9781467726047 (lb : alk. paper)
1467726044 (lb : alk. paper)
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