GCBLA CO-FOUNDER


EDUCATION

B.S. Degree, June 1969- The University of Cincinnati (Social Studies Comprehension)
M.A. Degree, June 1971- The Ohio State University (English Education)
Ph.D.  Degree, June 1978- The Ohio State University, College of Education (Curriculum and Foundations)

High School All-state and All-American Athlete in Basketball – State of Ohio
Most Valuable Freshman Basketball Player – University of Cincinnati (1963)
Most Valuable Basketball Player – University of Cincinnati (1968) (1,000 pt,  score)

INSTRUCTOR (1972 – Summer Experience)

Dramatics: “Project Upward Bound” – Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio. June 1972 through August 1972.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

            UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL – Columbus Ohio
            First Team All-State in basketball (two years) – University High School.    
            High School All American in basketball (one year).
            One of the all time leading scorers in Ohio basketball history upon graduation.
            Received a full athletic scholarship to the University of Cincinnati (1964)

           UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI – Cincinnati, Ohio
            Most valuable freshman basketball player (1964-1965).
            Most valuable varsity player in basketball (1967-1968).
            One thousand (1,000) point scorer for career.
            Drafted by the Cincinnati Royals, Denver Rockets and Harlem Globetrotters 1968.
            University of Cincinnati, James P. Kelly Athletic Hall of Fame – 2004 Hall of Fame

            Inductee for Basketball

PROFESSIONAL SPORTS:

Harlem Globetrotters 1968-1969 (played basketball for one year).
Inducted in the University of Cincinnati Basketball Hall of Fame 2004.


DR. JOHN HOWARD, JR.

Greater Columbus Basketball Legend Association

DR. JOHN HOWARD, JR.

GCBLA CO-FOUNDER