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On this Date 1980 - HOF Jim Valvano Makes Debut with Wolfpack

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 11/29/17, 5:45AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Jim Valvano made his official debut as head basketball coach at North Carolina State University...

November 29, 1980 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Jim Valvano made his official debut as head basketball coach at North Carolina State University, leading the Wolfpack to an 83-59 victory over UNC-Wilmington. Valvano won 209 games and two ACC championships, along with the 1983 NCAA title, in 10 years at the helm.  He joined the NCSHOF in 1995.

Jim Valvano - NCSHOF