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SPORTS

Page 8

The Michigan Daily A

Rice is chosen fourth in NBA draft
Wolverine heads for Miami
to play for last place Heat.

6

BY MIKE HEAD
Best to worst.
Glen Rice, Michigan's most prolific basketball
scorer ever, went from the NCAA champion Wolver-
ines to the NBA celler-dwelling Miami Heat quicker
than you could say "swishhhh".
The National Basketball Association held its annual
college draft on June 27 and Glen Rice was one of the
seven "lottery" selections.
The Los Angeles Clippers, who possessed the
second pick, opted for Duke's Danny Ferry over Rice,
thus preventing a reunion with former Michigan guard
Gary Grant.
With the arrival of the Heat's pick, there was little
to guess about whom they would select.
"With the fourth pick in the NBA college draft, the
Miami Heat select Glen Rice from the University of
Michigan," NBA commissioner David Stern
announced.
The scoring sensation, who established new scoring
records in the Big Ten and in the NCAA tourney
during his collegiate career, became a member of the
lowest-scoring team in the NBA this past season,

"We expect him to help our team increase our
potential to score," head coach Ron Rothstein said.
Following the announcement, the nervous Rice said
that being drafted exceeded the thrill of winning the
national title.
"Winning the title was great, but joining the pros
is like no other feeling," Rice said in an interview
with WTBS.
People from the Miami Heat organization were very
enthused about obtaining Rice.
"We are very impressed with Glen," Rothstein said.
"He's a terrific young man and as good a shooter to
come out of college in the last ten years as anyone."
"We were obviously delighted," Stu Inman, director
of player personal, said. "He's an intelligent kid and
has shown us that he can pick up new drills quickly."
Projected as a small forward, the rookie will not
necessarily start right away.
"He has to win the job," Rothstein said. "We ask
all of our players to play the game of basketball. He
may need time to adjust to the new game of pro-
fessional basketball"
Both Rothstein and Inman share an eager optimism
for the rookie.

*I

After setting the all-time Michigan scoring record and winning the
NCAA title last year, Glen Rice will try to continue his success in
*,the National Basketball Association with the Miami Heat.

The Calendar
of The University of Michigan

pm; "The Employment Process/Effective Selection
Interviewing," 8:30 am-4:30 pm, 1111 Kipke Dr. Reg req.
*AA Summer Fest--Concerts, S Rollins, 8 pm, Power Ctr;
Schoolcraft Community College's Jazz Ensemble, 7 pm; Film,
Gentleman Prefer Blondes, 10 pm, Top of Park. 763-TKTS.
Zen Buddhist Temple--Leo, S Merwin, "Buddhist Practice &
Community Service," 7:30 pm, 1214 Packard Rd. 761-6520.
WEDNESDAY

The calendar combines meeting, lecture, workshop, and conference,announcements
withothereventshappeningeach weekoncampus./IisbasedonTheUniversity Record
calendar,andisopentoallUniversitysponsoredgroupsandorganizationsrecognized
by the Michigan Student Assembly. Itemmust be submited in writing by 5pm the
Tuesday before publication. Address all information to: Marcia Bennett, publications
assistant, University Record, 412 Maynard St. Asterisk (*) denotes events to which
admission is charged
FRIDAY
JULY 7
Lesbian-Gay Male Prog--Mtg, "Black Gay Brothers United," 8
pm, Mich Union Rm 3200. 763-4186.
Gay Liberation--Brothers Coffee House, 8 pm, 802 Monroe St.
763-4186.
*HRD--Wkshp, "The Financial Administration Of Federal Grants,"
8:30-11:30 am; Single Parent Support Grp, noon-1 pm, 1111
Kipke Dr. Reg req. 764-7410.
*Brecht Co--See July 6.
*AA Summer Fest--NYU Readings, 6 pm, Power Ctr Rehearsal
Hall; Play, The Miser, 8 pm, Power Ctr; Concert, Olivia Street
Stompers, 7 pm; Film, Lust For Life, 10 pm, Top of Park.
763-TKTS.
SATURDAY
JULY 8
*Brecht Co--See July 6
*AA Summer Fest--NYU Readings, 6 pm, Power Ctr Rehearsal
Hall; Concert, Cantata Singers, 9 pm, 608 E William; Play,
The Miser, 8 pm, Power Ctr; Concert, B Heid Organ Troupe, 7
pm; Film, Les Diaboliques, 10 pm, Top of Park. 763-TKTS.
SUNDAY
JULY 9
Uuiv Lutheran Chapel--Bible Std, 8 am; Worship, 9 am, 1511
Washtenaw. 663-5560.
Zen Buddhist Temple--Meditation & Svc, 5-7 pm, 1214
Packard Rd, 761-6520.

*Brecht Co--Perf, The Threepenny Opera, 2 pm, Res Coll Aud. JULY 12
747-4354.
*AA Summer Fest--Vaudeville Magic Show, 2 pm; Concert, J Univ Lutheran Chapel--See July 5.
Collins, 8 pm, Power Ctr; Ethnic Dance Nght, 6 pm; Film, Blood Donor Coord Council--Blood Drive, 7 am-7 pm, Hosp
Woodstock, 10 pm, Top of Park. 763-TKTS. Towsley Dining Rm & 11:30 am-5:30 pm, Mich League Hussey
*Botan Gdns--Conservatory Tour, 1 pm, 1800 N Dixboro. Res Rm. Appoint req, 936-6325.
req, 763-7061. *HRD--Wkshps, "Self-Assessment & The Transformational
WAND--Mtg, T Hanna-Davies, "Nuclear Weapons & the Third Process," 1-5 pm; "Client Interface: Consulting Strategies &
World: One Issue, Not Two," 7:30 pm, St. Aidan's Northside Skills," 8:30 am-4:30 pm; "The TIAA-CREF Savings System,"
Church, 1679 Broadway. 1:30-4:30 pm; "The Employment Process/Effective Selection
M O N D A YInterviewing," 8 am-noon; "Black & White Styles In Conflict
4 Pt 1," 8:30 am-4:30 pm, 1111 Kipke Dr. Reg req, 764-7410.
JULY 10 *ICLE--Video course, "Bulletin: Major Changes in the How-To's
Canterbury House--See July 3. of Worker's Compensation Practice," 1-4:30 pm, 1020 Greene
*U-M Flint--Summer camp children age 6-12 begs, 8 am-noon *AA.Summer Fes--Concer, 0 Oldham, 9 pm, 603 E William.
&/or 1-5 pm, Rec Bldg. Reg req. 762-3441. 763-TKTS
* H R D --Wkshp, "Client Interface: Consulting Strategies &
Skills," 8:30 am-4:30 pm, 1111 Kipke Dr. Reg req. 764- TH U RSD AY
7410.
Sch Music--Carillon Recital, J Maynard, 7 pm, Burton Memorial JULY 13
Tower, 763-4726.
*AA Summer Fest--Concerts, LO JAI Ensemble, 9 pm, Mus Art; *Mich League--Amer Heritage Nght, Smoky Mtns, 4:30-7:30
J Madison Piano Quartet, 7 pm; Film, Gigi, 10 pm, Top of pm, League Buffet.
Park. 763-TETS. Sail Club--See July 6.
*U-M Dearborn--Child Day Camp begs, 9 am-noon or 9 am- *Zen Buddhist Temple--Intro Course Zen Meditation, S
3:30 pm, Child Devp Ctr. Reg req. 593-5424. Murray, 6:30-8:30 pm, 1214 Packard Rd. Erg req. 761-6520.
*U-M-Flint--Summer Camp Fun '89 begs. Reg req. 762-3441. Blood Donor Coord Council--See July 12.
Senior Academy of Music begs. Audition req. 762-3377. *HRD--Wkshps, "The Employment Process/Effective Selection
Interviewing," 1-5 pm; "New Policies & Special Cases the U
TU ESD AY Wants You to Know," 8:30 am-noon; "Black & White Styles In
Conflict Pt 2," 8:30 am-4:30 pm; "Assertiveness Skills For
The '90s," 1-4:30 pm; "Intro To Career Planning: Self-
Lesbian & Gay Rights Organizing Committee Assessment & Career Exploration," 8:30 am-noon, 1111 Kipkc
(LaGROC)--See July 4. Dr. Reg req. 764-7410.
Blood Donor Coord Council--Blood Drive, 7 am-7 pm, Hosp *AA Summer Fest--Concerts, W Setrakian & Dancers, 8 pm,
Towsley Dining Rm. Appoint req. 936-6325. Power Ctr; F Allison & the Odd Soxs, 7 pm; Film, Jailhouse
Gifts of Art--Concert, Ypsi Community Band, 7 pm, Hosp Rock, 10 pm, Top of Park, 763-TKTS.
Courtyd, 936-ARTS. *Turner Geriatric Sves--"A Day in the Park," 10 am-2 pm,
*HRD-Wkshps, "Self-Assessment & The Transformational Riverside Park, Wall St. Trans avail. 764-2556.
Process," 1-5 pm; "Client Interface: Consulting Strategies & U-M-Flint--Concert, Summer Symphonic Band, 7 pm, McKinnon
Skills," 8:30 am-4:30 pm; "Personal Financial Planning," 5-7 Plaza.

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