January 18, 2007 - by
Seminoles To Celebrate 1972 National Finalist Team; Honor Durham

Jan. 18, 2007

The Florida State Department of Athletics and the Men’s Basketball program will celebrate its illustrious history as it welcomes back members of its 1972 NCAA Tournament National Finalist Team, honors legendary coach and player Hugh Durham by honoring his jersey and recognizes Lenny Hall, the first African-American player in school history at the Seminoles’ game against Miami on Jan. 20. The reunion weekend will honor Hall, Durham (a top player and coach in school history), the 1972 team which barnstormed through the NCAA Tournament before falling in the national championship game to UCLA, as well as all returning members from all the Seminoles’ teams dating back to its first team in 1947.

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