Christian Laettner Player
Inducted in 2010
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee N/A
He may most often be remembered for his spectacular game-winning shot to top Kentucky in the NCAA tournament, but it was steady habits over four seasons that made Christian Laettner special. He helped lead Duke to the NCAA Final Four in each of his four seasons with the Blue Devils, who captured back-to-back national championships in his final two seasons (1990-91, 91-92). Ranked third in Duke history in career points (2,460) and rebounds (1,149), he holds the Blue Devils? record for free throws made with 713. Laettner was the third player taken in the 1992 NBA Draft and played 12 seasons in the NBA.
Where They Were
Duke University 1989-1992