Campbell — James M. Book the Hall Learn More. To think that my name is nominated as a finalist in that fashion, wow! His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate, sometimes controversial — but never boring — style. A former head coach in the college and professional ranks, he is well known as a college basketball broadcaster for ESPN.
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Former @DetroitMBB Head Coach Dick Vitale Earns Induction Into The Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame
Bill Davidson Dick Vitale. I got an opportunity of a lifetime that I will cherish forever. Eventually he moved up to the high school level to become head coach at Garfield High School for one season, and then at East Rutherford High School his alma materwhere he had a record of —47 from to and led his teams to two New Jersey state championships. It's an amazing feeling, and it's also humbling. I cannot thank him enough for that. Man this country is the greatest of all because if this honor can happen to me, a former sixth grade teacher in New Jersey, it can happen to so many others.