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On this Date 1948 - HOF John Swofford Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 12/06/17, 5:30AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, John Swofford was born in North Wilkesboro.

December 6, 1948 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, John Swofford was born in North Wilkesboro.  Swofford was a great athlete at Wilkes Central High School and then at UNC and has been a notable college administrator.  He has served as athletics director at UNC and long-time commissioner of the Atlantic Coast Conference.  He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 2009.

John Swofford - NCSHOF