A history of the basketball in the united states
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The origins, history and growth of college and professional basketball including important milestones, growth and changes to the game. History of volleyball decided to blend elements of basketball 1946 a study of recreation in the united states showed that volleyball ranked fifth among. United states basketball league 1985-2008 kansas cagerz final usbl title holders through the 2007 season team records usbl champions rank: team: w: l.