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On this Date 1989 - Remembering HOF Smith Barrier

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 06/02/22, 5:00AM EDT


On this day in history, Smith Barrier died at the age of 72.

June 2, 1989 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Smith Barrier died at the age of 72.  The long-time executive sports editor of the Greensboro Daily News was also a charter member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Hall of Fame.  He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1980.

Smith Barrier - NCSHOF