Menu

Jimmy Braddock would still make Dean Smith proud

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Jimmy Braddock remains one of the five best basketball players ever produced in the Scenic City some 35 years after he graduated from Baylor School in 1979 and went on to win a national championship at UNC in 1982. But his only direct association with basketball these days is his Jimmy Braddock Camp at Grace, which just wrapped up its 19th summer teaching kids the proper way to shoot, pass and dribble. (Chattanooga Times Free Press)

Related:

Recent Basketball Articles:
No. 24 UNC Aims For Signature Win

Roy Williams brings out fiery side to motivate inconsistent Tar Heels

Brandan Wright traded to Celtics

UNC coaches wear purple ties to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer, honor Ted Seagroves

Roy Williams: time to get tougher on No. 24 Tar Heels

Ol' Roy Gets Mean

Video: Roy Williams Thursday Press Conference Recap - Ohio State

Film Session: What’s plaguing Marcus Paige?

Basketball Menu
Basketball News Schedule Roster Recruiting Rankings & Standings Tar Heels in the NBA Jerseys in the Rafters McDonald's All-Americans Final Four Appearances Women's Basketball