James Montgomery III, a Senior Walk-On at Northwestern, Was Awarded a Full Scholarship

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James Montgomery Scholarship Video
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James Montgomery III, was a practice player with the Northwestern women’s team as a freshman. As a sophomore, he earned a walk-on spot on the Northwestern men’s basketball team and appeared in 11 games. As a junior, he did the same, playing in 23 games. Now, on the doorstep of his senior season, Montgomery was given a full scholarship by new coach Chris Collins. Videos like this will always be great and serve as a reminder that for some college athletes… Well, you know.