Did Jason Lyle, Junior Battle, Timo Cruz, Jaron “Worm” Willis, Damon Carter, and Kenyon Stone players from coach carter ever make it to the NBA?
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Junior Battle received a full scholarship to San Jose State University. Jonathan Lyle attended San Diego State University. At Humboldt State University, Timo Cruz was a starting guard. Worm (real name Jaron Willis) played point guard for four years at San Francisco State University. Kenyon Stone graduated from Sacramento State University with a degree in Communications. Damien Carter subsequently broke his father’s scoring and assist records at Richmond High School. After graduating, he attends the United States Army Academy at West Point.
The cast of Coach Carter
Coach Carter’s ball players are nowhere to be found ?
Did Jason Lyle, Junior Battle, Timo Cruz, Jaron “Worm” Willis, Damon Carter, or Kenyon Stone ever make it to the NBA?
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A Hall of Fame football player holds this license. A former Oakland Raider holds this license. A professional basketball player holds this license. Other individuals played various sports in college. Others did not play sports after high school. As I am friends with all the former players, including my brother, I can verify this.
Coach Cater’s players may not have made it, but Tyson Chandler aka Ty Crane did make it into the NBA.
How many of the other players graduated?
Except for Damien Carter, none of the players were real names. The real players in the movie talk about the film in the bonus features.
It says at the end of the movie that a few of them went on to play college basketball, but I don’t believe they played in the NBA!