Glory Road Poster Image
Rated
PG
Runtime 118 min
Ratings
81% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 10+ Common Sense Media
Genre Biography, Drama, Sport
Release 01/13/06
Actors Josh Lucas, Derek Luke, Austin Nichols, Jon Voight
Directors James Gartner
In 1965, the coach of the high school girl basketball team Don Haskins is invited by the Texas Western Miners to be their coach. Despite the lack of budget, Haskins sees the chance to dispute the NCAA and moves with his wife and children to the college dormitory. He recruits seven talented and rejected black players to play with five Caucasian players and formed a legendary team that won the 1966 national championship against the powerful Kentucky.
Genre Biography, Drama, Sport
Release 01/13/06
Actors Josh Lucas, Derek Luke, Austin Nichols, Jon Voight
Directors James Gartner
In 1965, the coach of the high school girl basketball team Don Haskins is invited by the Texas Western Miners to be their coach. Despite the lack of budget, Haskins sees the chance to dispute the NCAA and moves with his wife and children to the college dormitory. He recruits seven talented and rejected black players to play with five Caucasian players and formed a legendary team that won the 1966 national championship against the powerful Kentucky.