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NBC NEWS 4 , Washington ,DC
By Jason Pugh and Mark Stephens

As a player, there was nothing unfamiliar about the basketball court for Lawrence Moten.

A star at Archbishop Carroll High School, he was recruited by Maryland and Georgetown before heading north to Syracuse University. He's still the team's all-time leading scorer, and he's sharing his basketball knowledge with players at Gallaudet University.

“I always wanted to teach,” said Moten. “Teaching is coaching. Coaching is teaching. It’s something I love to do.”

Moten is an assistant coach at Gallaudet, a school for the deaf and hard of hearing. Many of the players communicate primarily through American Sign Language. Moten does not.

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1st Annual Men and Women Basketball Invitational Tournament


When: Saturday, February 9, 2013
Time: 9AM to 9PM
Where: Model Secondary School for the Deaf  - Gym
800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002

Team Entry FEE: $200.00
Deadline: February 4
Admission: $20 Player/Coach
Fan: $10


There will be prize cash in 1st , 2nd and 3rd place.
The seeding drawing will be announced for EBAD Regional bracket
after invitational tournament

Contact: John Antal – Galaxy Head Coach – Email:
For information, please contact Helena Ngalle – EBAD Treasurer Email

Please make money order of $200.00 payable to NVCD

Mail to: EBAD
PO Box 4103
Merrifield, VA 22116