Phil Ford Player
Inducted in 2012
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee N/A
Ford led Coach Dean Smith?s ?Four Corners? offense to an NCAA runner-up finish in 1977. During the previous summer, he was the point guard for the United States Olympic squad that brought home the gold. Ford finished his senior season of 1978 as the NABC Player of the Year, John R. Wooden Player of the Year, and North Carolina?s all-time leading scorer.
Where They Were
University of North Carolina 1974-1977