Washington, DC— The National Collegiate Athletic Association recently announced the names of former Division II basketball players who were nominated to its 50th Anniversary Men’s Elite Eight Basketball All-Tournament Team, which included University of the District of Columbia All-Americans Michael Britt and Earl Jones. They were members of the 1982 University of the District of Columbia NCAA Division II National Basketball Championship Team, and the 1983 UDC NCAA Division II National Basketball Championship Runner-up Team.
as nominees to the 50th Anniversary All-Tournament Team
include basketball luminaries and former NBA players Earl
“The Pearl” Monroe, Jerry Sloan, Walt Frazier, and
Marvin ‘The Human Eraser” Webster. Britt and Jones also
went on to play briefly for NBA teams after leaving UDC.