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Charles Hardnett

Born: Sep 13, 1938

Death: Jan 1, 2010

Birthplace: Atlanta

Nationality: United States

Charles Hardnett

Date of Birth : Sep 13, 1938
Date of Death : Jan 1, 2010
Birth Place : Atlanta

Charles "Charlie Red" Hardnett is a former NBA basketball player. The 6' 8" power-forward played for Carver High School Atlanta, GA. He played college basketball for Grambling State University from 1959 to 1963. Hardnett earned All-America honors in 1962. He was also the NAIA Basketball Tournament MVP in 1961. Hardnett was drafted in the 3rd round of the 1962 NBA draft by the St. Louis Hawks. He played for the Chicago Zephyrs in the 1962-63 season and the Baltimore Bullets from 1963 to 1965. Hardnett also coached at the college level. He coached at Coppin State College from 1970 to 1974, and at Morris Brown College from 1974 to 1980.

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