Harold E. Greer Player
Inducted in 2006
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee 1982
As the first African-American to receive a scholarship to Virginia's Marshall University, Hal Greer averaged over 19 points per game in three years and gained an All-American selection in 1958. Greer became a 10-time NBA All-Star with the Syracuse Nationals/Philadelphia 76ers. He helped lead the star-studded 76ers to the 1967 NBA title. Greer scored over 21,000 points in his NBA career.
Where They Were
Marshall University 1956-1958