Geno Auriemma is, by all accounts, the top women’s college basketball coach in the country. In addition to his great success at UConn, he was just named to coach the US Olympic women’s basketball team at the 2012 Olympics in London.
Jackie MacMullan is one of the nation’s premier sportswriters. A top college basketball player herself, she appears on a regular basis on ESPN and for many years was a sports columnist at the Boston Globe. She was the co-author of Larry Bird’s book on coaching, Bird Watching, and served as the co-author of the forthcoming When the Game Was Ours by Magic Johnson and Larry Bird.