About the Author
Lawrence Funderburke has played in the NBA with the Sacramento Kings, and most recently, the Chicago Bulls. The one-time high school and college superstar is perhaps most famous for tousling with coach Bobby Knight at Indiana University and later teaming with (soon to be fellow NBA star) Jimmy Jackson. They helped Ohio State with the Big Ten Championship in 1992. Lawrence is a magna cum laude graduate of Ohio State University in business finance. In 2000, he founded the non-profit Lawrence Funderburke Youth Organization (LFYO) where he now works to motivate young people to continue their education and to live their lives with a positive purpose.