Is Hubert Davis the next UNC coach?
He is the nephew of Walter Davis, another former Tar Heel and NBA player. Davis served as an assistant coach for the Tar Heels from 2012 until his elevation to head coach in 2021 following the retirement of Roy Williams.
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Was Connie Hawkins drafted?
Cornelius Lance “Connie” Hawkins (July 17, 1942 – October 6, 2017) was an American professional basketball player.
|Listed weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|High school||Boys (Brooklyn, New York)|
|NBA draft||1964 / Undrafted|
What happened to Walter Davis?
He was a first-round selection by the Phoenix Suns in the 1977 NBA draft. He made an immediate impact, making the All-Star team and earning Rookie of the Year honors. After 15 years of basketball with the Suns, Portland Trail Blazers and Denver Nuggets, Davis retired in 1992 to pursue a broadcasting career.