August 29, 1933 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Dickie Hemric was born in Jonesville, NC. He went on to a fantastic basketball career at Wake Forest, where he poured in 2,587 career points and also hauled down 1,802 rebounds. He was Wake Forest’s first all-American basketball player and a two-time Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year. He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1972.
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