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On this Date 1993 - Remembering HOF Coach Jim Valvano

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 04/28/21, 5:00AM EDT

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On this day in history, former N.C. State basketball coach Jim Valvano died of cancer in Durham.

April 28, 1993 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former N.C. State basketball coach Jim Valvano died of cancer in Durham. Valvano also guided programs at Johns Hopkins, Bucknell, and Iona and led the Wolfpack to the 1983 NCAA national championship. He joined the NCSHOF in 1995.

Jim Valvano - NCSHOF