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Black Magic 

Examines Civil Rights-era America through the prism of basketball at historically black colleges and universities.
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Earl Monroe ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Fred Whitted Fred Whitted ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Ben Jobe Ben Jobe ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Milton S. Katz Milton S. Katz ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Joanna McLendon Joanna McLendon ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Harold D. Hunter Harold D. Hunter ...  Self / ... 2 episodes, 2008
Bob Love Bob Love ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Sonny Hill Sonny Hill ...  Self / ... 2 episodes, 2008
Perry Wallace Perry Wallace ...  Self / ... 2 episodes, 2008
Earl Lloyd Earl Lloyd ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Henry Louis Gates Jr. ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Oscar Butler Oscar Butler ...  Self / ... 2 episodes, 2008
Cleveland Sellers Cleveland Sellers ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
John Chaney John Chaney ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Howie Evans Howie Evans ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Dick Barnett Dick Barnett ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Bob Dandridge Bob Dandridge ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
Richard Ray Kirkland Richard Ray Kirkland ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
George Parks George Parks ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
Ernie Brown Ernie Brown ...  Self - Winston-Salem State 1 episode, 2008
Clarence Gaines Clarence Gaines ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
Alvin Attles Alvin Attles ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
Clara Gaines Clara Gaines ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
Alonzo Middleton Alonzo Middleton ...  Self 1 episode, 2008
Willis Reed Willis Reed ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
Elgin Baylor Elgin Baylor ...  Self 2 episodes, 2008
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Examines Civil Rights-era America through the prism of basketball at historically black colleges and universities.

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