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Classic catches up with "Goose" Givens

Updated: February 23, 2001, 1:22 PM ET
By Phillip Lee | Special to ESPN Classic

Jack "Goose" Givens led the Kentucky Wildcats to a national championship in 1978. Givens is well remembered for his outstanding performance in the 1978 NCAA tournament final win over Duke, when he exploded for 41 points in the contest. His total was just three points shy of the all-time NCAA championship game mark. Givens' collegiate accomplishments made him a first round draft selection of the Atlanta Hawks in 1978. He then started a career in broadcasting. He has held analyst positions with ...

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