Harthorne Wingo

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Harthorne Wingo
Personal information
Born (1947-09-09) September 9, 1947 (age 67)
Tryon, North Carolina
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College Friendship Junior College
Pro career 1970–1980
Position Forward
Number 43
Career history
Career highlights and awards

Harthorne Nathaniel Wingo (born September 9, 1947 in Tryon, North Carolina) is a retired American professional basketball player.

A 6'6" forward from Friendship Junior College, Wingo (also known as "Wingo Harthorne"[1]) played four seasons (19721976) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the New York Knicks. He averaged 4.8 points and 3.5 rebounds in his career and won a league championship in 1973. After the 1975-76 season he moved to Italy and played with Pallacanestro Cantu (1976–1978) with whom he won the European Cup Winner's Cup twice and Superga Mestre (1978–1980).[2]


  1. ^ Mallozzi, Vincent M. (2003). Asphalt Gods: An Oral History of the Rucker Tournament. Knopf Doubleday. pp. 68–70. ISBN 9780385506762. 
  2. ^ Lega A Basket

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