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On this Date 1974 - HOF Tommy Burleson Leads Wolfpack to ACC Championship

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 03/09/18, 6:00AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Tommy Burleson of North Carolina State was named the Everett Case Award winner...

March 9, 1974 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Tommy Burleson of North Carolina State was named the Everett Case Award winner as the Atlantic Coast Conference basketball tournament’s Most Outstanding Player for the second consecutive year, In what many consider to be one of the greatest college games of all-time, State outlasted Maryland 103-100 in overtime at the Greensboro Coliseum to clinch the title as Burleson poured in 38 points.  He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1996.

Tommy Burleson - NCSHOF