Integrated Basketball at the Little Big Horn: A 1957 Success by Steven E. Dyche

By Steven E. Dyche

Basketball on the Little giant Horn: A 1957 luck tale tells the superb tale of Larry lovely Weasel’s accomplishments at the basketball courtroom and the increasing integration of a Montanan institution method encouraged via his athletic achievements. it's also, partially, the tale of Steven E. Dyche, whose athletic profession spiraled downward as Larry’s whizzed upwards.

The Hardin Bulldog basketball crew of 1956-1957 used to be the 1st Hardin workforce to begin 3 Native american citizens and whites. Lead by Larry lovely Weasel, the basketball team’s excellent good fortune united Native Americans and whites either at the courtroom and rancid. Hardin basketball lovers nonetheless degree upcoming roundball phenoms opposed to Larry’s accomplishments. He was once the best, and there'll by no means be one other like him.

Basketball at the Little monstrous Horn recounts the transferring attitudes in Big Horn County in 1957 and the local American boy who helped motivate their change.

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