Tar Heel Times
UNC Sports & Recruiting News
Menu

James Naismith’s Choices on Race, From Basketball’s Beginnings

Here is James Naismith in 1928, holding a peach basket for his wife, Maude, to make a shot. Naismith seems now like an anachronistic figure, yet even nearly a century ago he too had to make serious choices about issues like race and money in basketball.
Full article at New York Times

Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

10/25/2014NCAA investigation: Syracuse basketball, football violations involve extra benefits, per ESPN
10/24/2014Lauren Hill, College Basketball Player Dying of Terminal Brain Cancer, Set to Play ‘One Last Game’
10/24/2014Sources: SMU floats lengthy $4M/year offer to former Texas coach Mack Brown
10/24/2014Enthusiastic ref Ron Cherry strikes again
10/23/2014Bob Ryan on his two passions: sports and writing
10/23/2014Best eats in the ACC: A list of places to dine from Syracuse to Miami
10/22/2014With new rules, Longhorns will pay each player $10,000
10/21/2014NCAA, Oklahoma State say Sports Illustrated accusations 'fundamentally unfounded'