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.
A 1996 Graduate of NCCU, LeVelle Moton was the school’s third all-time leading scorer with 1,714 points during his historic hardwood career as an Eagle. After NCCU, Moton played four years of professional basketball in Indonesia and Israel. He initially returned to his alma mater as Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach in July 2007. In 2009, LeVelle was elevated from Assistant Coach to the position of Head Coach.