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Joe McNamee, USF basketball great was 84

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The starting center for the 1949 University of San Francisco national championship team and former NBA player died Saturday at his home in Greenbrae. He played center on a Dons team that won the 1949 National Invitational Tournament four years before Hall of Famer Bill Russell led the team to two more national championships. Obituary: Marin IJ


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