November 21, 1955 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, basketball great Cedric Maxwell was born in Kinston. He went on to star at Charlotte in the collegiate ranks and then played for over a decade in the NBA, including earning the Most Valuable Player award for the NBA Finals in 1981. He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1998.
November 20, 1981 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Charlotte native and former UNC basketball star Bobby Jones scored 21 points, hitting eight of 10 shots from the field, grabbed seven rebounds and handed out three assists to help the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 99-94 in Cleveland. A former South Mecklenburg High School star, he was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 1979.