A booster paid $4.3 million for Naismith’s rules, then KU built this palace for them

After KU alumnus David Booth purchased James Naismith’s original rules of basketball for a total of $4.3 million in 2010, the DeBruce Center was built adjacent to Allen Fieldhouse to house the historic two-page document.
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After KU alumnus David Booth purchased James Naismith’s original rules of basketball for a total of $4.3 million in 2010, the DeBruce Center was built adjacent to Allen Fieldhouse to house the historic two-page document.

How James Naismith’s rules of basketball found a home at KU

October 19, 2016 12:53 PM