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ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 2) In college, he played for Purdue University, and in the summers, he had to work to pay for school.... A Coach for Life (Step 2)

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In college, he played for Purdue University, and in the summers, he had to work to pay for school. In 1932, his team became first in the nation, and he was named the national player of the year. For studies, Wooden was in the top 20 of all students in the university. He studied English, and he had the highest grades of all student athletes.

After finishing college, Wooden taught high school English and coached sports. But in 1948, UCLA invited him to coach their baske...

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