1st Forgotten Champions (2020)

68 min   |  USA  |  Documentary Long |

Sports |   

Director Morreco Coleman

Hitchhiking his way to college filled with dreams of a bright future, Jerry C. Johnson later became the first African American basketball coach to win an NCAA Division lll National Basketball Championship in 1975. Johnson learned the game of basketball from John McLendon, who had learned from James Naismith, the inventor of basketball.

1ST FORGOTTEN CHAMPIONS