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UNC Charlotte NIT Tournament Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1 [F09.037.05.02]
Identifier: MS0590

Content Description

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings from the UNC Charlotte men's basketball team's run in the 1976 NIT tournament


  • Creation: 1976

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The UNC Charlotte NIT Tournament Scrapbook is the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical / Historical

The UNC Charlotte men's basketball team was selected to participate in the 1976 NIT tournament. In coach Lee Rose's first season, the team made it all the way to the championship game led by Cedric Maxwell and Melvin Watkins. They lost to Kentucky in the Final 67-71.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)


Contains a scrapbook with news clippings concerning the UNC Charlotte men's basketball team's run to the championship game of the 1976 NIT Tournament.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The scrapbook was donated by Sheila McCoy in 2019.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Andrew Pack in 2019.

Description rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte NC 28223 United States

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