The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame today announced new board members elected to the Board of Governors, as well as Board of Trustees. David Beckerman, President of Acorn Group and Frank Colaccino, CEO of the Colvest Group have joined the Board of Governors after previously serving as Trustees.
Paul Fireman, Bill Self and Steve Smith Named Winners of 2015 Mannie Jackson - Basketball’s Human Spirit Award
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced this evening on NBA TV that former Reebok CEO Paul Fireman, University of Kansas Head Coach Bill Self and 14-year NBA veteran Steve Smith have been named winners of the 2015 Mannie Jackson - Basketball’s Human Spirit Award. The winners will be recognized on Thursday, September 10 at the Reunion Dinner on the Hall of Fame’s Center Court during Enshrinement Weekend.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame celebrates the life and mourns the passing of legendary Harlem Globetrotter Marques Haynes.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the field of teams and schedule for the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic. This NCAA exempt multi-team event will feature five teams and take place throughout the month of November. A complete schedule can be found on the next page.
Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Holiday Showcase to Feature UConn and Florida State at Mohegan Sun on December 11
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today that it will hold the Hall of Fame Women’s Holiday Showcase on Friday, December 11 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. Three-time defending national champion UConn will take on Florida State, who finished the 2014-15 season with an impressive record of 32-5 and a trip to the Elite Eight.