The 1964 U.S. Basketball team defeated the Soviet Union to win America’s 6th straight Gold Medal. The offered “Team Trials” program is signed (average “8-9”) by (14) Olympic hopefuls, (6) on the cover and (8) on the centerfold. Key signers are (3) players who went on to make the team, Joe Caldwell, Lucious Jackson & Jeff Mullins. Other noteworthy signers are future NBA standouts Rick Barry, Cazzie Russell & Chet Walker, plus coach John Thompson. The program registers as VG in condition due to spine splits, however it presents much higher than the technical grade as it features vibrant cover colors and clean white pages.
Signatures are as follows:
Cover: (6 signatures) Jeff Mullins, Lucious Jackson, Chet Walker, Cazzie Russell, Eddie Donovan and Tom Hoover
Middle Scorecard page: (8 signatures) John Thompson, Rick Barry, Joe Caldwell, David Stallworth, Ray Carey, Barry Kramer, (2) unidentified.