Haskins, the laconic loner who rode in from the West, was an appealing American hero. Well, he no more believed that than he believed Louie Dampier was born in a manger.
For the full article check this link. You would have thought that, compared with Rupp, George Wallace was a civil-rights advocate. After every game we are supposed to stay around the dorm playing cards. This is largely due to the ignorance and various agendas of those in the media, who have consistently undervalued the full set of facts and failed to provide their readers with fair and comprehensive coverage of this issue.
One game changed nothing. For the first time the question of the intellectual cost of athletic integration was being raised.
Sports Illustrated in particular, has gone beyond lazy journalism and seems to be the prime force driving this characterization of Rupp. But what good did it do them if they made no progress to a degree? Every morality play calls for a villain.
White people were saying I used them to win games. The belief that Rupp is racist is an alluring one, not only because it demeans the accomplishments of the man who so thoroughly dominated his profession but also because it adds drama to the game in against Texas Western.
After Rupp died in the middles, and was not in the position to refute his critics, the racist spin on the game began to make its rounds and it has continued to grow on its own. Bob Ingram, sports editor of the El Paso Herald-Post described Rupp in an article after the game as "relaxed, agreeable, jovial and seemingly happy although just a few minutes before the Kentucky team he was reported to have more affection for than any of the teams he ever coached was beaten for the national title.
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Adolph Rupp was the biggest racist on the ultimedescente.com was the end all and be all of evil in college basketball.
He had the audacity to coach a Kentucky team that didn't have a single black player against Texas Western which had five black starters.Download