Eakins played with Craig Raymond both played center at BYU and it was Raymond
who was said to have had the talent. Indeed, Jim looked awkward but had an
incredible work ethic. He's a testament to hard work over talent and had a
much better NBA career than Craig.
Craig Raymond had an NBA career? Not for more than a couple of years.Jumbo had a great teaching career. When I reffed basketball, I never had one
ounce of trouble with him as a coach. He's a really good guy. Excellent article.