Chris Paul donates $2.5M to Wake Forest basketball program
August 8, 2018 - Basketballs
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Former Wake Forest ensure and NBA All-Star Chris Paul is donating $2.5 million in support of a Demon Deacons’ basketball team.
The donation, announced Tuesday, is a school’s largest by a former Wake Forest basketball player.
School officials contend it will support a plan to raise and raise a men’s and women’s locker rooms, and a men’s locker room will be named for him.
Paul says a locker room plan “inspired me, since that’s where players build relations and emanate a unifying camaraderie.”
The Houston Rockets ensure and Winston-Salem local led Wake Forest to a initial No. 1 ranking in 2004-05 before apropos a nine-time All-Star and two-time Olympic bullion award leader with a U.S. inhabitant team.