Harthorne Wingo

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Harthorne Wingo
Personal information
Born (1947-09-09) September 9, 1947 (age 69)
Tryon, North Carolina
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College Friendship JC
Playing career 1970–1980
Position Forward
Number 43
Career history
1970–1973 Allentown Jets (EBA)
19721976 New York Knicks
1976–1978 Pallacanestro Cantu (Italy)
1978–1980 Superga Mestre (Italy)
Career highlights and awards

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

A 6'6" forward born in Tryon, North Carolina and 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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