Brian M. Rowsom, the imposing 6’10” forward from UNC-W was a 1987 second round draft pick for the Indiana Pacers. He played 3 seasons in the NBA for the Pacers and the Charlotte Hornets. With the Hornets, he scored his NBA career high of 20 points against the San Antonio Spurs. Afterwards, he played internationally in Israel, Japan and England. He has coached in the Ontario Pro Basketball Association and the American Basketball Association, and was named ABA Coach of the Year in 2005.