Basketball

Mark Acres

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Mark Acres

BIOGRAPHY Mark Richard Acres (born November 15, 1962) is a retired American professional basketball player who spent most of his career in the NBA. He was a 6'11", 220 lb (100 kg) power forward/center.Acres attended Oral Roberts University and was drafted in the second round of the 1985 NBA draft by the Dallas Mavericks. He was a part of the Orlando Magic's first year expansion team.Mark Acres is currently a junior high P.E. teacher at J. H. Hull Middle School in Torrance California.

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Kevin Willis

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Kevin Willis

BIOGRAPHY Kevin Alvin Willis (born September 6, 1962) is an American retired professional basketball player mostly known for playing with the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was a 7-foot power forward/center.Willis is one of fifteen players in NBA history with over 16,000 career points and 11,000 career rebounds. He was named to the NBA Eastern Conference All-Star Team in 1992, when he finished the season with a career-high average of 15.5 rebounds a game. Willis holds career averages of 12.2 ppg, 8.4 rpg, and 0.9 apg while averaging 27 minutes per game in 21 NBA seasons....

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Tony Smith

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Tony Smith

BIOGRAPHY Charles Anton "Tony" Smith (born June 14, 1968) is a retired American professional basketball player.Smith played high school basketball at Wauwatosa East High School, which retired his number 34 jersey at ceremonies held in 2007. He then played collegiately at Marquette University, being inducted into Marquette's Hall of Fame in September 2006.He was selected with the 24th pick of the 2nd round in the 1990 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. He played with six different NBA teams from 1990 to 2001, and last played in 2002 with the Phoenix Eclipse of the American Basketball Association.He wore the...

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Sedric Toney

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Sedric Toney

BIOGRAPHY Sedric Andre Toney (born April 13, 1962) is a retired American National Basketball Association player. He was selected by the Atlanta Hawks with the 59th overall pick (third round) of the 1985 NBA Draft.Born in Columbus, Mississippi, he played in five NBA seasons for six teams: Atlanta Hawks, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks, Indiana Pacers, Sacramento Kings, and Cleveland Cavaliers.Toney also played college basketball at Phillips BC and Western Nebraska Community College for one season each and the University of Dayton for two more seasons.He currently works for ESPN as a color commentator for college basketball games.

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Sam Vincent

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Sam Vincent

BIOGRAPHY James Samuel "Sam" Vincent (born May 18, 1963) is an American retired professional basketball player and former coachVincent won the State of Michigan "Mr. Basketball" award in 1981, the first year the award was given. He attended Lansing's Eastern High School, where he scored 61 points in one game as a senior, breaking the previous city scoring record of 54 set by Magic Johnson at Everett High School. A 6'2" point guard, Vincent followed in the footsteps of his older brother Jay Vincent, attending Michigan State University and earning Sporting News All-America honors in 1985. After graduating from college,...

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