Jordan Headlines Hall of Fame Class

By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Apr 6, 2009 10:40 AM CDT
In this 1994 photo, Chicago Bulls great Michael Jordan, right, goes in for a shot against Cleveland Cavaliers' Chris Mills.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – In a foregone conclusion, Michael Jordan, in his first year of eligibility, has been selected to the Basketball Hall of Fame. Former players David Robinson and John Stockton and two coaches were also selected, the body announced today in Detroit, where Jordan's alma mater, the University of North Carolina, plays Michigan State for the NCAA title tonight.
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