Pete Bell, a college basketball coach is under a lot of pressure. His team isn't winning and he cannot attract new players. The stars of the future are secretly being paid by boosters. This practice is forbidden in the college game, but Pete is desperate and has pressures from all around. Written by
Did You Know?
At the end both Neon and Butch McRae, played respectively by Shaquille O'Neal
and Anfernee 'Penny' Hardaway
leave school early to play pro ball. In real life both O'Neal and Hardaway left school early and played pro ball; ironically together early in their careers. See more
Algiers, Louisiana was portrayed as being in a rural setting. Algiers is actually an urban neighborhood in the 15th Ward of New Orleans. See more
Think, think, think! It's the thinking man's game!
Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #26.74
Baby Please Don't Go
Written by Big Joe Williams
Performed by Them
Published by Deram See more