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Season on the Brink

Season on the Brink

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Sunday, March 10, 2002 N/A
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  • Season: 2001-2002
  • Network: ESPN
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Sports, Biography
  • Based On: Season on the Brink written by John Feinstein
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book by John Feinstein. During the 1985-84 basketball season celebrated Indiana University basketball coach Bobby Knight leads his team through intimidation, violent outbursts and verbal abuse as he prepares them to win the national championships. His controversial actions eventually forces the school the school to fire him after he continues his chair throwing, player chocking behavior.


Production Company:

  • Once Upon A Time Prods. IAW ESPN Originals, Jess Prods, Argentum Prods., Betriebes KG.

Production Type:

  • In-House
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