Boxing Out Obama: B-ball terrier recalls hoops with the President

Last August, Sherrod Smith stuffed a pair of basketball shoes and a change of clothing into his [...]duffle bag. Instead of heading to shoot around as usual, however, the Terrier varsity basketball team swingman guard-forward was escorted to Camp David by the Secret Service.

President Obama wanted to play some pickup games before taking a vacation, says Smith (CAS10), who was frequenting a DC gym where a White House correspondent played as well. Thats how the invite came his way. I couldn't pass up the opportunity," Smith says.

Read the story on BU Today:
http://www.bu.edu/today/node/10564

Tags: basketball, terriers, athletics, president obama, sherrod smith

Report abuse

Comments

No comments yet - post one below!

Post your comment