The W
Views: 97648089
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
24.7.14 1807
The W - Pro Wrestling - Kevin Nash - SEC Champion?
This thread has 49 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 5.28
Pages: 1
(6843 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (3 total)
edge2333a
Bauerwurst








Since: 20.2.04
From: nashville

Since last post: 3755 days
Last activity: 3461 days
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.37
Today's Tennessean had an article looking back at the 25th anniversary of the last University of Tennessee men's basketball team to win the SEC Tournament. They had a "Where Are They Now" listing, and on it was Kevin Nash.
Nash was described as "finishing up a successful pro wrestling career"
I had almost forgotten he was on that team. He was mainly known for being an underachiever & for his frequent run-in's with Coach Don Devoe.
Below is a quote from a 1980 article in a Nashville newspaper when he left the team:
"Former Tennessee basketball center Kevin Nash spent three years in the underdog role at Tennessee, three years of boos, three years of run-ins with the coach, trouble in the dorm. He spent three years trying to figure out what was going to go wrong next, sure something would.

It usually did. Nash quickly got the reputation of being big and dumb, a troublemaker, somebody trying to buck the system."

(edited by edge2333a on 11.3.04 1143)


Alright Brain, you don't like me, and I don't like you. But lets just do this, and I can get back to killing you with beer.
Promote this thread!
Evil Buddha
Pickled pork








Since: 10.1.02
From: Somerville, MA

Since last post: 2730 days
Last activity: 2128 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.48
Wait, is this article stating that, perhaps, Kevin Nash was a disruptive force who cared more about himself than the team???
I must admit, I'd have never seen that one coming...
;-)



"Naughty by Nature, Evil by Choice!"
Evil Buddha... Wrestling Fan, Bud Man
StaggerLee
Scrapple








Since: 3.10.02
From: Right side of the tracks

Since last post: 2 min.
Last activity: 2 min.
AIM:  
Y!:
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 3.97
Man, if only he won Mr Basketball in his senior year and not placed second behind Magic Johnson, maybe then his career would have been different.



I was once WOTD, and nobody bothered to tell me?
Thread rated: 5.28
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: British Bulldogs Son
Next thread: Special Guests???
Previous thread: Deja Vu?
(6843 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
I groaned when I saw it was 10:45 and they were already starting the main event. I knew that 15 of the 20 minutes left were going to involve Randy Orton standing around and doing nothing and trying to look "cunning" and "dangerous".
- The King of Keith, RAW #826 3/23/09 (2009)
Related threads: Stanford owned, Washington UP - Can YOU pass Jim Harrick Jr.'s test? - Kentucky Fears Felton! - More...
The W - Pro Wrestling - Kevin Nash - SEC Champion?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.372 seconds.