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Givens, Jack L. "Goose"
Birth Year : 1956
Jack Givens was born in Lexington, KY. A 6' 4" forward and guard, he scored 41 points while leading the University of Kentucky to the 1978 NCAA Championship. He was a three-time All-SEC player and second leading scorer in the history of the school. Givens was the first African American All-American in Kentucky. He was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks and played for two years. Jack Givens is a brother to Reuben Givens and the newphew of Lou Johnson. For more see Jack Givens at databaseBasketball.com.

See photo image and additional information about jack Givens at bigbluehistory.net.

Access Interview Read about the Jack L. Givens oral history interviews available at the University of Kentucky Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, item records in the SPOKE Database.
Subjects: Basketball
Geographic Region: Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky



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