BOB KNIGHT: While Knight is an egomaniac with an out-of-control temper, he is also a pretty classy guy. Not only does he give massive amounts to charity, he has now given back his entire year’s salary to Texas Tech on the grounds that his team didn’t live up to expectations this year.

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