Brad Long (actor)

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Brad Long is a professional speaker[1] and former actor. He is best known for his role in the 1986 film Hoosiers where he played the character of basketball team captain "Buddy" Walker,[2] a role that he saw as much like himself.[3]

Long was not without basketball skills.[4] He played college basketball for the Southwestern College Moundbuilders where they were declared the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference champions in 1985.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Indianapolis Monthly "Epilogue: No Exit" by Evan West, May 2004
  2. ^ Flak Magazine "Kick Out the Sports!" by Bob Cook
  3. ^ Joyce, Gare (November 18, 2010). ""We got a memo about a movie ..." - Nearly 25 years after its release, "Hoosiers" still resonates". ESPN.com. Retrieved November 9, 2011. 
  4. ^ Dumandan, Joy (April 1, 2010). "Butler cheerleader has unique tie to "Hoosiers"". Retrieved November 9, 2011. 
  5. ^ Southwestern College[permanent dead link] Brad Long

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