Don Nelson will graduate 50 years after leaving Iowa

Former Dallas Mavericks coach Don Nelson will graduate, 50 years after being picked in the 1962 NBA Draft by the Chicago Zephyrs.

Eddie Sefko reports for

Don Nelson is ready for his next step in life — wearing the cap and gown. Almost 50 years after being taken by the Chicago Zephyrs in the 1962 NBA draft, Nellie will graduate from college.

I called my son and got a tear in my eye

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