Yes, if you’re familiar with college basketball history, or you’ve seen “Glory Road,” the name on the back of No. 12’s jersey does look familiar.
Freshman forward Khadeem Lattin is the grandson of David “Big Daddy” Lattin who was a starter on Texas Western’s 1966 team that beat Kentucky in the NCAA championship game. That was portrayed in the 2006 movie “Glory Road.” David Lattin went on to play in the ABA an NBA.
But his basketball lineage doesn’t stop there.