Real Strength: Tournament Tales

The Sweet 16 is fast approaching, and as we celebrate some of the NCAA tournament’s most iconic March Madness moments with our Tales of Madness series, college basketball legends Alonzo Mourning, Jason Collins and Bo Kimble joined The Players’ Tribune‘s Ben Lyons in Austin to talk about their college careers.

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Watch below as the panel shares their favorite and most impactful college memories, from lessons and mentors to where they found the strength to accomplish incredible feats on the game’s biggest stage.


Two of the seniors on the court yelled out a play. It was called "Pacer." We never dreamed that almost two decades later, people would still be showing highlights of that play.

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