Local boy Nolan Smith is named college All-American:
…The ten-player men’s team includes Jimmer Fredette, BYU; Ben Hansbrough, Notre Dame; JaJuan Johnson, Purdue; Kawhi Leonard, San Diego State; Marcus Morris, Kansas; Jacob Pullen, Kansas State; Nolan Smith, Duke; Jared Sullinger, Ohio State; Kemba Walker, Connecticut; and Derrick Williams, Arizona…
Boston Celtics’ guard Delonte West and forward Jeff Green go way back:
West played at Eleanor Roosevelt, Green starred at Northwestern.
Coolidge grad and last college player to average 20 points and 20 rebounds, is a hands on philanthropist. We have interviewed him for our upcoming documentary:
Former Spingarn star in news for something other than his lawsuit againsr Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling:
We are producing a documentary that chronices the local game. If you have scrapbooks, team photos, or h.s. yearbooks, game film/footage or videotape, images, or great stories that would enhance this film, please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Penn Greene at 770-374-4750. Interviews, still photo collection, location scouting, and funding have already begun.
The website at www.dcbasketball.com is being refurbished, and will launch w/ a new look, new features, and corrected information regarding All-Met teams, after March 14,
W.T. Woodson grad Tommy Amaker guides Harvard to a share of the Ivy League basketball championship. Locals Floyd Lewis, James Brown, Bob Ferry, Jr. played there: