Originally posted on Bruin Basketball Report  |  Last updated 11/13/11
Andy Hill played for the UCLA Bruins from 1968-72. By Ken WongBruin Basketball ReportHe never thought he would ever talk to him again.For decades, a painful chapter in his life had been left buried beneath long forgotten newspaper clippings and uneasy memories of once playing for the greatest college basketball program and its legendary coach.The shame and hurt Andy Hill had harbored from that time of his life stayed with him for most of his adulthood, and kept him away from the game he adored as a young boy growing up in West Los Angeles.Naturally, growing up in the early 1960’s literally in the backyard of the Westwood campus, Hill became an avid UCLA fan at a time when the basketball team did not even have a home court.Prior to Pauley Pavilion being built, the basketball team would play their games in any venue available to them."I started attending Bruin games as a youngster when the team played in places like the Beverly Hills High Swim Gym, Santa Monica College, and Los Angel...
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