Courting Success:

Muffet McGraw’s Formula for Winning—in Sports and in Life

by Muffet McGraw with Paul Gulliflor (Taylor Trade Publishing)


When the Notre Dame women’s basketball team won the 2001 NCAA tournament, Coach Muffet McGraw captured her share of coaching accolades, including the Associated Press’ Coach of the Year. Here, she offers tips on inspiring and motivating young athletes. She also shares stories of what she looks for in a recruit and in her assistants, how she likes to run practices, and how she handles both success and failure.

Team standout Ruth Riley ’01 wrote the foreword

(February 2004)