Ewing, Hakeem, Vitale headline 2008 Naismith Hall of Fame class

Updated: April 28, 2008, 4:33 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN ANTONIO -- ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale, a man who had limited success as a coach but brought the game of basketball to millions of TV watchers, was selected to the game's Hall of Fame on Monday alongside Pat Riley, one of the most successful NBA coaches of all time.

Overcome with emotion, Vitale broke into tears during the announcement in San Antonio, site of the NCAA Men's Final Four.

"I can't run, can't jump, can't shoot, but just have had a tremendous -- I'd ...

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