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On this Date 1986 - HOF Bobby Jones Leads 76ers to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 01/23/2020, 5:00am EST

On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former UNC Tar Heel star Bobby Jones tallied 15 points, grabbed nine rebounds...

January 23, 1986 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former UNC Tar Heel star Bobby Jones tallied 15 points, grabbed nine rebounds, collected two steals and blocked a shot to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Seattle SuperSonics 100-84 in Philadelphia. Jones also made the NBA all-defensive team eight times. He was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 1989.

Bobby Jones - NCSHOF

On this Date 1949 - HOF Mike Caldwell Born in Tarboro

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 01/22/2020, 5:00am EST

On this day in history in the NCSHOF, future major league baseball standout Mike Caldwell...

January 22, 1949 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, future major league baseball standout Mike Caldwell was born in Tarboro.  An N.C. State graduate, Caldwell won 137 games as a pitcher during his major league career, pitching for four different clubs. He joined the NCSHOF in 1998.

Mike Caldwell - NCSHOF

  • On this Date 1981 - HOF Bobby Jones and 76ers Win

  • By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 11/20/2019, 5:00am EST
  • On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Charlotte native and former UNC basketball star Bobby Jones scored 21 points, hitting eight of 10 shots from the field, grabbed seven rebounds and handed out three assists...
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