Abdul-Jabbar, Tex Winter Among Pac-10 Basketball Hall Of Honor Inductees
Nov. 7, 2002
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who led UCLA to three national championships in the 1960s, and Tex Winter, a former USC player who innovated the triangle offense, are among 10 inductees to the Pacific-10 Conference basketball hall of honor.
Abdul-Jabbar later played 20 years in the NBA, where he is the only six-time MVP.
Winter, 80, is in his fourth season as a Los Angeles Lakers assistant and his 56th consecutive season as either a college or pro coach.
The other honorees to be inducted during the men's Pac-10 tournament in March are: