Our guest today is author Steve Beaven. He is the author of the new book “We Will Rise: A True Story of Tragedy and Resurrection in the American Heartland.”

The book is inspiring true story of the tragic loss and triumphant resurrection of a basketball team and its coach at the heart of a small Indiana town. By 1977 the University of Evansville’s Purple Aces basketball team had won five small-college national championships.

Listen to “Books on Sports: Steve Beaven, author of “We Will Rise: A True Story of Tragedy and Resurrection in the American Heartland”” on Spreaker.