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On this Date 1978 - HOF David Thompson Scores 40 for Nuggets

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 03/17/19, 5:00AM EDT

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former N.C. State all-American David Thompson poured in 40 points...

March 17, 1978 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former N.C. State all-American David Thompson poured in 40 points but his Denver Nuggets fell short in NBA action, losing to the New Jersey Nets 111-109 in overtime.  Thompson was a high school star at Crest before heading to N.C. State. He joined the NCSHOF in 1982.

David Thompson - NCSHOF