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The Man, the Myth, the Mentor
How does one forge a deep friendship with a legend? For Valorie Kondos Field, it all started with an epiphany at the UCLA bookstore.
Their friendship was almost as legendary as their respective resumes. John Wooden and Valorie Kondos Field ’87, he the pillar of basketball, she the pillar of gymnastics — two icons in college athletics, two friends until the end.