Bryant Stith Remembers Virginia’s Cinderella Run

Bryant Stith recalls his favorite March moment from his time playing with the Virginia Cavaliers. Stith is Assistant Coach for ODU basketball team under head coach Jeff Jones. He has been a pivotal asset to the Monarch program that has claimed 70 victories in three seasons after winning just five in 2012-13. In 2015-16, Stith helped ODU win the inaugural Vegas 16 Championship. He assisted Trey Freeman in earning First Team All Conference USA honors for the second straight season. Also in 2016, his son Brandan Stith was named to the Conference USA All-Defensive Team, while teammate Zoran Talley was named to the C-USA All-Freshman Team.

Stith was the 13th overall selection of the 1992 NBA draft by the Denver Nuggets where he played eight years. He also played for the Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers before retiring in 2002.

Stith played for Jeff Jones at the University of Virginia where he was the 1989 ACC Rookie of the Year. Stith finished his career in 1992 as Virginia’s all-time leading scorer with 2,516 career points. He earned first-team All-ACC honors three times and was named the Most Valuable Player of the 1992 National Invitation Tournament.