80) The foundation for Wooden's "Pyramid of Success" is Industriousness, Friendship, Loyalty, Cooperation and Enthusiasm.
81) The peak is Competitive Greatness.
83) Since 1977, the most prestigious postseason award in college basketball has been the John R. Wooden Award.
84) Two annual men's basketball events are named after Wooden — the Wooden Classic and the Wooden Tradition.
85) In 1999, ESPN elected Wooden the "Coach of the 20th Century."
86) The recreation center for intramural sports on the UCLA campus is named after Wooden.
87) A school in Reseda is named John R. Wooden High.
88) In 2003, UCLA named the basketball court at Pauley Pavilion the "Nell and John Wooden Court," keeping Nell's name first.
89) Wooden had his own website, http://www.coachwooden.com.
90) In 2007, UCLA announced it plans to renovate Pauley Pavilion, setting a goal of opening the renovated facility on what would have been Wooden's 100th birthday.
91) "Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are."
92) On July 23, 2003, Wooden received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.
93) Wooden believed women's basketball featured more fundamentally sound basketball than the men's version.
94) Wooden wrote several books, including a book for children, "Inch and Miles."
95) His last book was released on his 99th birthday, "A Game Plan for Life: The Power of Mentoring With John Wooden."
96) On Wooden's 96th birthday, a post office in Reseda was named the John Wooden Post Office.
97) Wooden retained the title head men's basketball coach emeritus at UCLA after he retired in 1975.
98) Wooden was a member of the founding class of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame.
99) "Don't give up on your dreams, or your dreams will give up on you."
This article by Mike Penner was originally published on Oct. 14, 2009, John Wooden's 99th birthday.
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