NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published October 16, 1995
"Inside Stuff" went behind the scenes of the filming of the HOOTIE AND THE BLOWFISH video for "Only Want To Be With You," which features NBA stars MUGSY BOGUES, ALONZO MOURNING, WALT WILLIAMS, CHARLES SMITH, and former NBA great ALEX ENGLISH ("Inside Stuff," NBC, 10/14)....AL GORE will be in Memphis for the Magic's exhibition against the Nets. Gore will meet ANFERNEE HARDAWAY to film a spot for Hardaway's anti-drug campaign (ORLANDO SENTINEL, 10/14).... Former Michigan State football coach GEORGE PERLES is suing the university and its president over the remainder of his contract (DETROIT NEWS, 10/13)....Georgetown Coach JOHN THOMPSON, on the state of college athletics: "I don't think we want educated athletes. I think we preach about educated athletes, but when you start seeing labor strikes, and when you start seeing athletes speak out on issues, people resent them doing that, but that is the product of education" ("One On One," BET, 10/14).