January 16, 1981 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Stephanie Wheeler was born in Norlina. She went on to become a Paralympic gold medalist and a collegiate national championship basketball coach in wheelchair basketball. She was inducted into the NCSHOF in 2017.
January 15, 2003 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Charlotte’s Antawn Jamison tallied 24 points and collected 13 rebounds in 43 minutes of action, leading the Golden State Warriors to a 108-80 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA action. The former UNC star earned first-team all-ACC honors as a freshman, sophomore and junior. He joined the NCSHOF in 2016.