Olathe, Kansas: Ascend Books, 2014. Color photos. First Edition, Second Printing. Glossy pictorial boards. INSCRIBED by the Author on the front free endpaper, square quarto/4to (8 7/8" H x 7 3/4" W), glossy photographic boards with color image of Dick Vitale; image repeated on dust jacket (unclipped) protected with Brodart, illustrated with many in-text color photos, 255,  pages. Fine / Fine. Item #8548
Richard Vitale (born 1939), also known as "Dickie V", is an American basketball sportscaster. A former head coach in the college and professional ranks, he is well known for his 41-year tenure as a college basketball broadcaster for ESPN. He is known for catchphrases such as "This is awesome, baby!" as well as his enthusiastic and colorful remarks during games.