Friday, October 23, 2020
Meet our Guest Celebrity
A native of Columbia, Alex English was a star basketball player at Dreher High School, where his number was recently retired. He went on to play for the USC Gamecocks and then for ten full seasons with the Denver Nuggets. He played in eight straight All-Star Games, won a scoring title, averaged more than 23 points nine years in a row, and led the Nuggets to nine consecutive postseason appearances.
English became the first player ever to have eight consecutive 2,000-point seasons, and he led the Nuggets in scoring seven times, becoming the franchise’s all-time top scorer.