An Olympic Gold medalist is hired to coach the boys basketball team. However, when Coach Randy Rawlings arrives, the school's sexist principal discovers he has unknowingly hired a woman. Unable to fire her due to sex discrimination laws, he wants to make sure the team loses just so he can fire her for poor performance. However, Randy proves to be a superb coach, bringing The Stallions to the championship.
The lead basketball player is Jack Ripley, and they fall in love, beginning a passionate affair that almost ends in failure when Jack believes Randy has fallen for another man.