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.
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.