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“Recruited by over two hundred schools, Chamberlain finally chose Kansas because Phog Allen was a disciple of Naismith, a link back to the game’s origin that’s touching, humble, and, given the apocalyptic pall Wilt would soon cast over the sport, faintly Oedipal.”

-Bethlehem Shoals on Wilt Chamberlain, The Undisputed Guide to Pro Basketball