Is Thomas Carter related to Ken Carter?
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Herein, is the movie Coach Carter a true story?
The film is based on the true story of Richmond High School basketball coach Ken Carter (played by Samuel L. Jackson), who made headlines in 1999 for suspending his undefeated high school basketball team due to poor academic results. The sports action in the film was coordinated by the production company ReelSports.
Furthermore, who was Ty Crane based on? Ty Crane was a high schooler in the movie who played for an elite California private school. He was apparently based on Tyson Chandler, at least as far as the hype around him goes as well as some of his skills.
Then, where did Damien Carter go to college?
The film indicates that Coach Carter was a two-sport All American and that he received a basketball scholarship to George Mason University. However, Carter attended three colleges – San Francisco State, Contra Costa College, and George Fox University – but never George Mason.
Who is Junior battle in real life?
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