Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Dwight Durante

Dwight Durante

Year Inducted: 1983
Category: Basketball


- NAIA All-America Selection, 1st Team, 1969
- Honorable Mention All-America, 1966 & 1968
- Second leading scorer on the NAIA Olympic trial champions, 1968
- All-Carolinas Conference Tournament team, 1966, 1968, 1969
- Conference Scoring champion, 1966, 1969
- Sixth in the nation, scoring, 1966, 32.1 average
- Seventh in the nation, scoring, 1968, 28.3 average
- Ninth in the nation, scoring, 1969, 27.9 average
- Catawba's All-Time Career leading scorer, 2,913 points, 29.4 average

SINGLE-GAME CATAWBA RECORDS
- Points Scored - 58 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66
- Field Goals - 23 vs. Atlantic Christian, 1968-69
- Field Goals Attempted - 52 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66
- Free Throws - 24 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66
- Free Throws Attempted - 30 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66

SINGLE-SEASON CATAWBA RECORDS
- Points Scored 878 in 1967-68
- Scoring Average 32.1 in 1965-66
- Field Goals - 367 in 1967-68
- Field Goals Attempts - 835 in 1967-68
- Free Throws - 178 in 1965-66
- Free Throw Attempts - 226 in 1965-66

Drafted 1969 by the New York Knickerbockers

Today's Events

Swimming Men @ Wingate w/LR, 5:00

Calendar

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January 2

Basketball (M) @ Southern Wesleyan 92-71

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Chowan 48-37

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January 5

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 77-90

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 81-64

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January 9

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 70-54

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 106-72

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January 11

Swimming Women @ Queens 40-165

Swimming Men at Queens 37-166

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January 12

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 59-72

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 96-83

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January 16

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 74-71

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 86-87

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January 18

Swimming Men @ Wingate w/LR 5 p.m.

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January 19

Swimming WOMEN vs. WINGATE/LR 11 a.m.

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 4 p.m.

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January 23

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 8 p.m.

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January 25

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 1)

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 30

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

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