No one could have possibly known, watching Michael Jordan brick his first shot attempt, the future that was in store for the freshman North Carolina guard. Life is a funny thing, however, and so is the internet. MJ obviously went on to become the greatest basketball player to ever walk the planet, but his first points scored in Heels powder blue had seemingly been lost to oblivion.
Until now. The YouTube video of young Mike Jordan’s (as he was introduced in the starting lineup) first points for UNC surfaced recently, because the internet is an unpredictable and sometimes beautiful place.
Allow us to proudly present history in the making.