A. States when the story happens.
B. States what the story will be about, and who the story will follow. C. Introduces who the narrator is and how he came to write about the book.
A. Describes the difficulties and disadvantages the boys have grown up in. B. Describes the reasons why basketball is so important to the boys. C. Tells about the manipulation and greed that is behind basketball recruiting.
Chapter Two Outline:
A. Introduces Tchaka Shipp
B. Gives a thorough character description of his skills, and goals. C. Tells of his first experience with the recruiters.
Chapter Three Outline:
A. Introduces Russell Thomas
B. Gives a thorough character description of his skills, and goals. C. Follows him through leading events to the outcome of his tournament at the Empire State Game.
Chapter 4: Outline
A. Introduces Corey Johnson
B. Gives a thorough description of his skills and past background. C. Follows him from the leading events up to the outcome of his game at the B/C All Stars Camp in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
Chapter Five Outline:
A. Continues with the four boys experience as the recruiters chase them.
Chapter Six Outline:
A. Tells about Tchaka and Russell’s (differing) experiences with the recruiters. B. Describes Lincoln High School’s failing educational system. C. Contrasts and compares how Tchaka’s and Russell’s personalities affect the way the
Chapter Seven Outline:
A. Continues telling more about Tchaka.
B. Talks about the sports industry’s corrupt system
Chapter Eight Outline:
A. Describes in detail about the recruitment process
B. Gives the pros and cons about being recruited.
C. Tells of the illegal dealings, and unfair stipulations related to the recruiting process.
Chapter 9 Outline:
A. Focuses on Tchaka Shipp and Russell Thomas prior to their decisions about choosing colleges. B. Describes for the first time Russell’s...