In Memoriam

Walter P. Davis

September 9, 1954 – November 2, 2023

Walter P. Davis was born September 9, 1954 in Pineville, North Carolina. At 6’6” tall, Walter played forward for Dean Smith’s UNC Tar Heels from 1973 until 1977. He was a college All American and a member of the 1976 US Olympic Team, which won the gold medal in Montreal, Canada. He played 15 years in the NBA (1977-1992) for Phoenix, Denver and Portland.