NA Basketball Coach Eric Acra ’84 Featured in Profile of KU’s David McCormack

A profile about David McCormack, who is a freshman forward for University of Kansas (KU) Jayhawks, includes an extensive interview with Norfolk Academy’s varsity basketball head coach Eric Acra ’84. McCormack played basketball and football for Norfolk Academy, starting in 7th grade. He departed during his junior year to play at Oak Hill Academy in western Virginia, a basketball powerhouse that has produced many college and NBA stars. The article explores his training regimen, including significant weight loss by the six-foot-10-inch forward, to prepare for collegiate basketball.