Once a JUCO player looking for a chance, former Virginia Union star Ben Wallace added another bullet to his basketball resume. The former NBA veteran has been nominated for the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Wallace is just one of several nominees with HBCU ties. He went from being undrafted to an NBA champion, winning the Defensive Player of The Year award four times in a career that lasted from 1996-2012.
We’ll be back with a full list shortly.