Bill Cartwright

Bill Cartwright

A three-time All-American and five-time NBA champion, Bill Cartwright’s roots can be traced back to a farming community outside of Sacramento, where he and his six sisters spent summer days chopping sugar beets and hoeing weeds under the sweltering sun.  A native of...read more
Mitch Richmond

Mitch Richmond

He was the subtle superstar, a basketball player who did what was needed by his team—whether the U.S. Olympic squad, the Golden State Warriors or the Sacramento Kings—rather than what would get him individual acclaim. He wasn’t always overlooked, but it seemed...read more
Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson

As a point guard at Cal in the mid-1980s, Kevin Johnson helped end the school’s 26-year postseason drought and was twice named First-Team All Pac-10. Johnson left the school as the team’s all-time leader in points, assists and steals. Cal retired his jersey. Drafted...read more
Jennifer Azzi

Jennifer Azzi

As Stanford’s first All American woman basketball player, Jennifer Azzi led the Cardinal to the school’s first NCAA Women’s Championship in 1990 and received the coveted Naismith Trophy as the nation’s top collegiate woman player that year.  She was also the Most...read more
Chris Mullin

Chris Mullin

Chris Mullin played 13 of his 16 NBA seasons with the Golden State Warriors. A five-time All Star, he averaged better than 25 points per game for five consecutive seasons (1988-89 through 1992-93), a feat equaled in franchise history only by Wilt Chamberlain. He set...read more
Tom Meschery

Tom Meschery

Tom Meschery is an All-American success story. Born in China in 1938, he came to the U.S. with his parents after WW II. He was an All-American at Lowell High School, San Francisco, and St. Mary’s College, Moraga, CA, and an NBA Star for ten seasons, noted as one...read more