Vivian Stringer

Taylor, Phil
March 1993
Sports Illustrated;3/22/93, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p72
Profiles Iowa's women's basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer. Returning to coaching after the death of her husband William; Successes coaching and criticisms of her; Help from her family and players; Coming back from shattering experience; More.


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