ESPNU to air documentary on Sam Bowie

Sam Bowie - photo by Walter Cornett |
Sam Bowie – photo by Walter Cornett |

Going Big, the next installment of Films’ SEC “Storied” series, will premiere on Thursday, Dec. 20, at 9 p.m. ET on ESPNU. The film chronicles former basketball player ’s trying career, which was plagued by injuries in college and the and overshadowed by his draft placement.

About Going Big

In high school was considered a potential franchise player. Arguably the top recruit in a national class that included Ralph Sampson, James Worthy, Dominique Wilkins and Isiah Thomas, the 7-foot-1 center out of got off to a strong start at the University of and as a member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic basketball team.

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