Robert Jacobus

What: Robert Jacobus will share his book, HOUSTON COUGARS IN THE 1960s. He will be joined by one of the book’s subjects, former Houston Cougar basketball star and Houston Rocket coach Don Chaney.

When: Saturday, December 12, 11:00 am

Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079

Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Robert Jacobus for book personalization, please purchase HOUSTON COUGARS IN THE 1960s from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line ticket can be picked up at the event.

About the Authors:

ROBERT D. JACOBUS, a history teacher for twenty-six years, is a former high school volleyball, basketball, and tennis coach in Sugar Land, Texas.

Ordering:

A limited number of autographed copies of this book will be available for purchase after the event. If you cannot attend the event, and would like a personalized copy of the book, please call us before the event at (281) 497-8675.

If you can't attend the event or need a copy shipped to you, you may call the store or add the appropriate book to your cart on our website. Payment type must be "CreditCard." In the order notes, add personalization details.

To place an international order, please email orders@bluewillowbookshop.com to obtain shipping details and to have items shipped to you. Staff will respond within 24-48 hours.

Event date: 
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 11:00am
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Houston Cougars in the 1960s: Death Threats, the Veer Offense, and the Game of the Century Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781623493479
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Texas A&M University Press - November 11th, 2015

On January 20, 1968, the University of Houston Cougars upset the UCLA Bruins, ending a 47-game winning streak. Billed as the Game of the Century, the defeat of the UCLA hoopsters was witnessed by 52,693 fans and a national television audience the first-ever regular-season game broadcast nationally.


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