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Duncan part of NABC Hall of Fame class of 2017 - Mar 10, 2017


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Tim Duncan
Former Wake Forest superstar Tim Duncan (211-F/C-76, college: Wake Forest) will be taking his place among the legends of college basketball this year.

Duncan will be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame with five former players and one coach as part of the 2017 class.

Duncan, who played four seasons for the Deacons from 1993-1997, helped Wake Forest earn four consecutive NCAA Tournament berths. The 6-foot-11 native of the Virgin Islands holds the conference record for blocked shots in a career (481) and ranks second in Wake Forest history for rebounds (1,570) and fourth in points scored (2,117).

He was the national player of the year in 1997, was a two-time consensus All-American and was named the ACC Player of the Year twice.

Duncan was picked No. 1 overall by the San Antonio Spurs in the 1997 NBA draft and won five league championships with the Spurs, the last coming in 2014.

He will be the second Wake Forest alumnus inducted in the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. Billy Packer, a 1962 graduate of Wake Forest, went into the Hall of Fame as a broadcaster in 2008, the same year current Wake Forest coach Danny Manning was also enshrined.   




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John Collins is on a mission to prove his worth - 4 days ago
With preseason coming to end, the uncertainty of the regular season is looming overhead. If nothing else, Hawks fans can be certain in one thing: John Collins(208-F-97, college: Wake Forest) is the real deal. Drafted 19th overall in June, Collins has been on a mission ever since to show the NBA that he went too low. As soon as the Atlanta Hawks drafted him, Hawks fans poured over his film from his time at Wake Forest, and that's when the excitement ensued. Then he got his first NBA expe...   [read more]

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Roster cuts ahead for Jazz, with Royce O'Neale, Joel Bolomboy looking for last spot - 4 days ago
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Georges-Hunt
Marcus Georges-Hunt appears to have made the Timberwolves - 4 days ago
The Wolves announced they have waived three players: Amile Jefferson, Melo Trimble, and yesterday's signing Shawne Williams. All three are now NBA free agents, but appear likely to start the season with the Wolves G-League affiliate in Iowa. Jefferson and Trimble were both signed this summer as undrafted rookie free agents. Jefferson a power forward from Duke, was on the Wolves summer league team and earned a camp invite. He's gotten a long look, and will have a chance to impress in the...   [read more]


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