Chuck Aleksinas played at Wamogo High School where he was the first 1,000 point scorer in the school’s history. He played college basketball at the University of Kentucky from 1977-78 and 1978-79 then transferred to the University of Connecticut. Chuck was born February 26, 1959, in Litchfield, Connecticut. He was drafted by the Chicago Bulls in the 4th round (7th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft and played one season in 1984-85 for the Golden State Warriors. Aleksinas currently resides in Morris, Connecticut and has played in many local amateur basketball leagues. Aleksinas weighed 260 pounds and stood at 6 ft 11 in during his playing days.