, perhaps the best-known star of the ABA's
Carolina Cougars, will represent North Carolina.And
...Cunningham, nicknamed the "Kangeroo Kid" for his jumping ability, led the ACC in rebounding for three consecutive seasons during the 1963, 1964 and 1965 seasons and was 1965 ACC Player of the Year as a senior.Named to the ACC's 50th anniversary basketball team in 2003, Cunningham averaged 24.8 points and 15.4 rebounds in college before playing for the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA and the Cougars of the ABA.
Also head coach of the 76ers' 1983 league championship team, Cunningham
was named one of the Top 50 players in NBA history in 1997.
...Joining Cunningham and Curry among this year's ACC legends are Boston College point guard Dana Barros, Clemson All-ACC point guard Chris Whitney, Duke All-American forward Mark Alarie, Florida State All-American forward George McCloud, Georgia Tech All-ACC guard Drew Barry, Miami All-American forward Dick Hickox, Maryland All-American forward Buck Williams, N.C. State forward Bobby Speight, Virginia's sharpshooting Curtis Staples and Wake Forest multi-sport standout Rusty LaRue...