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

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

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January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

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January 24

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

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

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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