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Jerry West to Host 2017 Basketball Hall of Fame Golf Classic at Monarch Beach Golf Links

Jun 20, 2017 - Los Angeles, CA – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame will host its second annual Golf Classic in southern California on Friday, November 17th at Monarch Beach Golf Links in Dana Point, California. This year’s field will once again bring out some of the biggest names in basketball including this year’s host, Los Angeles Lakers legend and Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 1980 enshrinee, Jerry West.

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Basketball Hall of Fame to Receive $1 Million Grant from the MassMutual Foundation Twenty-Five Million Dollars to be Raised to Enhance Museum

May 24, 2017 - Springfield, Mass. — Early in 2015, Jerry Colangelo, Chairman of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame’s Board of Governors, announced the launch of the Basketball Hall of Fame’s “It’s Time to Step Forward” Capital Campaign to support the technological renovation of the museum and solidify the Hall’s endowment. Almost $25 million has been raised over the past two years, primarily from members of the national basketball community. Today, the MassMutual Foundation announces its pledge of $1 million dollars to the campaign, the largest gift thus far from a Massachusetts based entity as the Hall of Fame begins its appeal to include local organizations and individuals.

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Basketball Hall of Fame Brings Collegiate Basketball Double-Header to Mohegan Sun for Holiday Showcase on December 20

May 22, 2017 - SPRINGFIELD, MA – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the matchups for the Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase on Wednesday, December 20 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. The doubleheader will feature St. John’s (Big East) taking on Saint Joseph’s (Atlantic 10) and local favorite Providence College (Big East) versus University of Houston (American Athletic).

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Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Holiday Showcase to Feature UConn and Oklahoma at Mohegan Sun on December 19

May 17, 2017 - SPRINGFIELD, MA – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the matchup of the fourth annual Hall of Fame Women’s Holiday Showcase on Tuesday, December 19 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. Local favorite and 11-time National Champions UConn will take on Oklahoma, who finished the 2016-17 season with a record of 23-10 and a trip to the NCAA Tournament for the 18th consecutive year.

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