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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.   




Javier
Martinez
Javier Martinez agreed terms with Olimpi - 2 days ago
Olimpi Tbilisi (Superleague) strengthened their roster with addition of 24-year old Virgin Islander international forward Javier Martinez (201-95kg-93). He just graduated from Tenn-Martin (NCAA). Martinez has played there for the last four years. In 30 games he recorded 12.5ppg, 8.5rpg and 1.5apg last season. Martinez helped them to win the regular season and make it to the OVC Tournament final. Great season indeed as he was voted to All-OVC 2nd Team. He has been also a member of U.S. Vir...   [read more]

Frank Elegar
Frank Elegar selected the top Virgin Islander playing abroad in last week's games - 5 days ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Virgin Islanders who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is former international center Frank Elegar (208-86). He contributed to Lokomotiv's victory against the third-ranked Dolomiti En. TR in the Eurocup in Wednesday night's game.    [read more]

Royce
O'Neale
Royce O'Neale shows off his offense and helps lead Jazz to hard-fought win over Suns - 5 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY - Everyone has been raving about Royce O'Neale(198-SF-93, college: Baylor)< and his defense, particularly his D at the end of Monday's game, which helped preserve a big Jazz victory. In Wednesday night's 107-97 victory over Phoenix, O'Neale showed off his offense, scoring a career-high 19 points and helping the Jazz to their 11th straight victory, sending the Jazz off to the All-Star break on a happy note. The harder-than-expected win over the team with the worst record i...   [read more]


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