More Than Playing Ball on a South Bronx Playground

Hilton White was honored this past weekend in South Bronx.  White taught the fundamentals of the game to hundreds of teenagers — including Willie Worsley, Nevil Shed and Willie Cager, three Bronx youngsters who later gained national fame as starters on the 1966 Western College team. That year, Worsley, Shed and Cager helped lead an all-black starting lineup to an astonishing upset victory against ’s all-white team to win the N.C.A.A. championship.  Read article.