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Clyde Lovellette

Clyde Lovellette

Clyde Edward Lovellette is a retired professional basketball player. He is the first basketball player in history to play on an NCAA championship team, Olympics gold medal basketball team, and NBA championship squad. As a high school junior, Lovellette's previously undefeated high school team in Terre Haute, Indiana fell one game short of winning the Indiana state championship. Lovellette fostered the trend of tall, physical and high-scoring centers. A two-time All-State performer at Garfield High School in Terre Haute, Indiana, the six-foot-nine Lovellette later attended the University of Kansas where he became a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity. While at the University of Kansas he ... more on Wikipedia

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