Elite Eighth
Elite Eighth

Elite Eighth

Kentucky's Dominating 2012 Championship Season
By , Introduction by Larry Vaught


128 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $14.95 (US $14.95) (CA $16.95)

ISBN 9781600787782

Rights: WOR

Triumph Books (Apr 2012)

Price: $14.95
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A timely record of an incredible winning season
This vibrant tribute to the 2012 NCAA men's basketball champions provides a visual feast for fans who want to relive the Kentucky Wildcats' road to championship glory. It features an introduction and several articles by Larry Vaught, a Kentucky sports institution and six-time recipient of Kentucky’s National Sportswriter of the Year title. This celebratory book takes readers from the season’s opening tip in November, through the exciting regular season and SEC Tournament, and on to the final seconds in New Orleans. Also included are features on the team's key figures, including head coach John Calipari and star forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist.


"Enjoyed every minute of reading it."  —The Kentucky Democrat 

Author Biography

Advocate Communications, Inc., is a division of Schurz Communications that operates the Advocate-Messenger in Danville, the Interior-Journal in Stanford, the Jessamine Journal in Nicholasville, and the Winchester Sun. They are based in Danville, Kentucky. Larry Vaught is the sports editor for the Advocate-Messenger and a noted authority on University of Kentucky basketball. He has been named Kentucky's National Sportswriter of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association six years in a row.


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