Kendal Pinder Basketball Center

Kendal Nathaniel (Tiny) Pinder (born April 25, 1956 in The Bahamas) is a former basketball player of Bahamian ancestry. Pinder was a fifth-round draft pick in the 1979 NBA Draft being selected by the Atlanta Hawks from the North Carolina State University. While at NC State he and team mate Tony Warren were caught switching price tags on underwear. In response at a match at Duke University sections of the crowd threw underwear at them. In 1980 he played in the Israeli Basketball Super League for Hapoel Jerusalem and was the top scorer of the league for season 1979/80. In 1985 Pinder was top point scorer in the Korisliiga, the Finland national league. While on a tour with the Harlem Globetrotters to Australia he was recruited to play in the Australian NBL. He was a successful player with NBL teams Sydney Supersonics and the Perth Wildcats. At the Wildcats he was club MVP in 1990 and won the NBL Championship in both 1990 and 1991. In all Pinder played 220 NBL matches. It was at the Perth Wildcats that his career came to a temporary halt as he faced charges of attempted sexual assault.

Personal details

Date of birth
April 25th, 1956
Nationality
United States of America
Ethnicity
African American
Places lived
Bahamas
pop. 377,374 (2013)

Education

1. North Carolina State University Colleges/University

North Carolina State University at Raleigh (NCSU) is a public, coeducational, research university located in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Commonly known as NC State, the university is part of the University of North Carolina system and is a land, sea, and space grant institution. The university forms one of the corners of the Research Triangle in addition to Duke University in Durham and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Institution info

Type Public university
Endowment
2012. 635 mil. $
2010. 503 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
March 7th, 1887
Headquarters
20 Watauga Club Drive, 27695 - Raleigh, North Carolina
Undergraduates
2012. 24,536
2011. 25,246
2010. 25,247
2009. 25,398
Postgraduates
2012. 9,473
2010. 9,129
Acceptance rate
2012. 49.6 %
2011. 53.9 %
2010. 54.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 8.21 K $
2011. 7.02 K $
2010. 6.53 K $
2009. 5.48 K $
2008. 5.27 K $
Official web page www.ncsu.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended North Carolina State University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1961., Basketball Center
b. 1952., Basketball Center
b. 1959., Basketball Center
b. 1983., Basketball Center
b. 1983., Basketball Center
b. 1966., Basketball Center
b. 1974., Basketball Center
b. 1971., Basketball Center

2. Miami Dade College Colleges/University

Miami Dade College, or simply Miami Dade or MDC, is a state college located in Miami, Florida, United States. Miami Dade has eight campuses and twenty-one outreach centers located throughout Miami-Dade County. Founded in 1959, Miami Dade is the largest college in the Florida College System with over 161,000 students. Additionally, MDC is also the largest institution of higher education in Florida, and the second-largest in the United States. Miami Dade College's main campus, the Wolfson Campus, is in Downtown Miami.

Type College
Endowment
2009. 306 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1959
Headquarters
300 N.E. 2nd Avenue, 33132 - Miami, Florida
Undergraduates
2010. 61,674
2009. 59,120
Local tuition
2011. 3.16 K $
2010. 2.85 K $
2009. 2.59 K
2008. 2.43 K $
Official web page www.mdc.edu
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Miami Dade College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1957., Businessperson
b. 1952., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1956., Actor
b. 1960., Dramatist
b. 1957., Politician
b. 1951., Musician
b. 1961., Latin pop Artist
b. 1955., Golfer

Wikipedia

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