Gene/Geno Littles, played college basketball for the High Point University/High Point College Purple Panthers…Gene is considered by most followers and observers of HPU basketball, as the top player in HPU/HPC men’s basketball history… (Gene passed away on Thursday, September 9/Gene Littles was 78 years old) Gene played for the Carolina Cougars of the ABA, after … High Point University/College mourns the death of their All-Time Top Basketball Player, Gene Littles
Former Carolina Cougars assistant coach Doug Moe is now 82 years old….Born September 21, 1938….Played college ball at the University of North Carolina, and coached with the Carolina Cougars, here in Greensboro…. Interesting info from Wikipedia on Doug Moe…. On coming to the NBA after the NBA-ABA merger “One of the biggest disappointments in my … Where are they now?/What ever happened to? A Blast from the Past:Looking back at Doug Moe, former Carolina Cougars’ assistant coach now 82 years old!!!(Moe says, “The NBA was a rinky-dink league”)
from www.usatoday.com/CLICK HERE…..Be sure to Click On…This is one heck of a read, from Dana Hunsinger Benbow at the Indianapolis Star…… INDIANAPOLIS – George Carter was a limo driver in Las Vegas. He enjoyed a beer after a long day of work and it was even better if there was a game on at the … Former Basketball Superstar dies with No Family, not even a long lost cousin:His life had a tragic ending/’He mattered; his life mattered'(Former Carolina Cougar deserved a Better Fate)
This is like losing one of your best friends here….He played the game the way it was supposed to be played….Super-aggressive….Not too many people out there could rebound like this man could….You had to call him a man, but you could call him a “Bad Boy’ too, cause Marvin Barnes was very tough and he … A “Basketball Brother” that was so true:’Bad Boy’ Marvin Barnes dead at age 62
I can not for the life of me believe that the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Charlotte Bobcats last night…Lakers over the Bobcats 101-100 and the Bobcats were up in this game by 18 points in the 3rd quarter at LA….I was listening in on my car radio, at around midnight to the West Coast … I can’t believe this and ‘what ever happened to’?
Jerseys, rings, basketballs, trophies and other items all worn or used/signed by David Thompson(Crest HS/N.C. State/Denver/Etc.) will be hitting the auction market in mid-November and you might want to take a look at this list of items, that will be coming available for purchase…. Quite a list and DT is letting them go and he … David Thompson(N.C. State) collectible items headed to the auction block