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Forrest 'Phog' Allen
Forrest "Phog" Allen
long-time head basketball coach at the University of Kansas

Charles Wade Barkley
Charles Wade Barkley
the fourth player in NBA history to total at least 20,000 points, 10,000 rebounds, and 3,500 assists

Larry Joe Bird
Larry Joe Bird
the first player ever to shoot at least .500 from the floor and .900 from the free-throw line in the same season

Wilton Norman Chamberlain
Wilton Norman Chamberlain
the first (and to date only) player to score 100 points in a single game

John Havlicek
John Joseph Havlicek
13-time NBA All-Star

Jame Naismith
James Naismith
the inventor of basketball

Dean Edwards Smith
Dean Edwards Smith
second winningest college basketball coach

Lynette Woodard
Lynette Woodard
first female Harlem Globetrotter

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