March 04, 2013

Remembering Jimmy V: His 1993 ESPY Speech

This clip is truly incredible. If you have never seen it watch. You will be glad you did.

From the post:

I'll admit--before today I was aware of Jimmy Valvano,  who he was, his importance to college basketball, and his foundation that raises money for cancer research, but I really didn't know who he was. That all changed today.

I was at the gym trying to become a not-so-FatManWriting watching ESPN when they played a clip about the upcoming documentary they are to show on him. They mentioned how yesterday was the 20th anniversary of his famous speech at the '93 ESPYs,and then played a clip...

1 Comment:
  • Im showing my age
    I recall this great coach, and sorry to interrupt the eagles NFL season??? but what a great man he was.

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