From Coach Bob Walsh: Cy Alexander

“Here Alexander discusses his new book “Beyond the Backboard: My Unique HBCU Experience In the Shadows of Big Time Basketball”.

Why did you write this book?

I wrote it because I thought my story was unique, my coaching career was unique related to coaching on the HBCU level. I thought my story needed to be told. I’ve had a behind-the-scenes look at the ins and outs of big-time college basketball. Through my association with Nike, my interaction and position on important Boards and Committees of the NCAA and NABC (National Association of Basketball Coaches) and by my on-court experience and success navigating the rigors of Div. I basketball, my story should resonate with anyone striving for success against obstacles in any walk of life…”

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