Nevil “Butch” Shed Inducted in 2006

Player Inducted in 2006
Neil Shed Nevil “Butch” Shed, Inducted into the NYC Hall of Fame in 2006
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Nevil “Butch” Shed, a member of the Texas Western Miners that won the 1966 NCAA Men’s D1 National Championship, coached by Don Haskins. Making history as the first team to start an All-African American line-up. Drafted by the Boston Celtics in the 4th round of the 1967 NBA draft. The film Glory Road chronicles the team's journey.