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Jerome Kersey Overcoming the Odds Longwood University Limited Edition

by Kerry Eggers

6"x9" Hardback

6" x 9"

Soft Cover

352 pages

$50.00

All proceeds from the biography go to the Jerome Kersey ‘84 Men’s Basketball Scholarship at Longwood University.


This is a short term limited edition that will expire soon!


Jerome Kersey was born in Clarksville, Virginia, which is a small rural community in southside Virginia, and he attended public schools in Mecklenburg County. The thought of playing in the NBA was indeed a dream, requiring a belief beyond the reality of his youth. He became a scholarship athlete at Longwood College (now Longwood University), which was just becoming accustomed to “men on campus” for a school that was always known as a state teacher’s college. The combination of athletic maturity, great mentors and coaches and a few good breaks provided Jerome Kersey the means of “Overcoming the Odds” to have a legendary career in the NBA. This book shares his story.


Pre-order for late September delivery.  

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