KVH Book Cover

Sports Great: Keith Van Horn

By Carl W. Grody
Reviewed by Keith Brewster
Completly Unauthorized Rick Majerus Website

This Keith Van Horn biography is aimed at 9-12 year olds, but its a fun read for anyone. Grody covers Van Horn's basketball days from his childhood in Diamond Bar, California, through the 2000-2001 season with the New Jersey Nets. There are several chapters covering his playing days at the University of Utah, including unforgettable games in the WAC Tournament, and his development under Utah coach Rick Majerus. The book covers his personal life including a frank look at his relationship with Amy Sida (now Amy Van Horn) and how their relationship matured as Keith dealt juggled his classwork, his commitment to basketball, and his responsibilities as a father.

64 pages, hardbound from Enslow Publishers.

Click here to buy it from Amazon.com

e-mail: kbrews@cox.net
Original material © 2001 Keith Brewster. Others as noted.
Not endorsed by Rick Majerus, the Univ. of Utah, or "The Pie".

Return to Rick Majerus main page