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Ralph Sampson

Ralph Sampson
Ralph Sampson  Player

Inducted in 2011
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee  2012

Towering over the competition at 7?4, Sampson controlled the lane. He averaged 17 points, 11 rebounds, and an amazing 3.5 blocks per game in his four years at Virginia. Sampson led the Cavaliers to an NIT championship his freshmen year and an NCAA Final Four his junior season. He is one of two players that have won three Naismith Player of the Year awards.

Where They Were
University of Virginia 1979-1983