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Name:Charlie Scott
Hometown:New York, NY
High School:Laurinburg Institute
Born:December 15, 1948 (70)
Height/Weight:6-5, 175
Position:G/F
Notes:Basketball Hall-of-Fame; 2x NCAA All-American; 3x NBA All-Star; Olympic Gold Medalist
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Video: Charlie Scott’s Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Speech
North Carolina basketball legend and ACC trailblazer Charlie Scott delivers his speech upon being enshrined to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part...

Charlie Scott was an NBA pioneer and part of Celtics championship team
Charlie Scott, who is being inducted alongside more contemporary honorees, was a member of the 1976 Celtics team. Boston defeated the Phoenix Suns (for whom...

Video: Grant Hill Discusses the Legacy and Influence of Charlie Scott
Former NBA and Duke basketball player Grant Hill reflects on the trail blazed by North Carolina basketball legend Charlie Scott at the 2018 Naismith Basketball...

Charlie Scott: A little young white boy once told me "When I'm in the backyard, I'm Charlie Scott."
Charlie Scott, who was the first African-American to play basketball at The University of North Carolina from 1967-70 and also earned two All-American and three...

Charlie Scott's influence as integration pioneer at North Carolina still being felt
Even as a young man, the burden Charlie Scott was carrying wasn't lost on him. In 1967, Scott, a native of New York became the...

Lucas: Big Night For Charlie Scott
Charlie Scott wasn't waiting on a phone call from the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame because, well, that was up to other people. He didn't...

Charles Scott: History Maker, Hall of Famer
Charlie Scott, Naismith Basketball Hall of Famer, integrated men’s varsity basketball at UNC in 1967. He went on to have an incredible career at Carolina...

Going into Hall of Fame together, Charlie Scott, Lefty Driesell share long history
Charlie Scott's basketball career and life might have gone in a different direction if not for Lefty Driesell, who had started recruiting Scott during his...

Great Scott! Charlie's Career Capped By Hall Of Fame Induction
Charlie Scott seemed always to rise to the occasion when the pressure was the greatest. His clutch performances, both collegiately and professionally, are a big...

Charlie Scott to be Inducted Into Basketball Hall of Fame by Group Including Roy Williams
It was announced in March that UNC legend Charlie Scott–the first black scholarship athlete in the school’s history–would be part of the Naismith Memorial Basketball...


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