Chris Gaston's unforgettable ride
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Fordham's Chris Gaston is blessed with what coach Tom Pecora calls "a rebounder's body." The 6-foot-7, 235-pound sophomore is powerfully built with exceptionally long arms and hands that can reliably pluck basketballs out of the air.
There's also the chip on his broad shoulders that developed over time.
Gaston was 10 when his father, Hector, who was a high school coach in New Jersey at the time, began taking him to train with older players after ...
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