Friday, March 21, 2008

Coach John Wooden Returns Home From Rehab Center

By Bruin Basketball Report

Coach John Wooden went home from a rehabilitation center Friday, having regained his strength after the 97-year-old UCLA coaching great broke his left wrist and collarbone in a fall at home.

Wooden was hospitalized Feb. 29 and sent to the rehab center March 11. He had been doing daily exercises to strength his limbs.

His daughter, Nan Muehlhausen, through a UCLA spokesman, asked the public to continue respecting her father's privacy.

Wooden planned to watch on television when top-seeded UCLA plays Texas A&M on Friday night in a second-round NCAA



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