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Alright people, settle down.

Welcome to your first day here at the sprawling pastoral campus of Cleveland Cavaliers University. We’re proud that you have decided to enroll here at CCU, a fine institution and the home of hoops higher learning.

Our academic mission is to make this your classroom for gaining unique knowledge about Cleveland Cavaliers, specifically, and the great game of basketball, in general. Our curriculum will be taught in virtual on-line classes by a distinguished faculty with diverse backgrounds who are among the tops in their field.

Our faculty is interested in only one thing: making you the most educated student body in the NBA.

Welcome to CCU! Click below to view some of the past lessons!

  • So You Think You Know Basketball? (December 5th, 2005)
  • D-League for Dummies (October 24th, 2005)
  • Athletic Training 101 (October 2nd, 2005)
  • Clothes Make the Man (September 20th, 2005)


    Benton

    Kellers
    SCHOOL OF APPLIED SCIENCES
    Faculty: Professor Max Benton & Professor Stan Kellers
    Topics: Medical Glossary, Strength and Conditioning, Fast Facts

    In this class, Prof. Kellers will teach you the dynamics of how the pros get in shape to avoid injuries and Prof. Benton will exhibit what they do to remedy them when they occur. The introductory class will outline the physical part of the game and teach you the difference between an ACL and MCL. Credits can be applied towards your pre-med degree.

    Jackson
    SCHOOL OF LAW
    Faculty: Adjunct Professor Stu Jackson (NBA League Office)
    Topics: Official Rules, Referee Hand Signals, Rule Changes, Rules FAQ

    Students will learn the do’s don’ts of NBA basketball. Everything from hand-checking to the double-dribble will be covered in this pre-law class. If you don’t know the intricacies of the Illegal Defense, you will after a semester in Cleveland Cavaliers University’s prestigious School of Law.

    Gabriele
    SCHOOL OF HISTORY
    Faculty: Professor Joe Gabriele
    Topics: Facts and Figures, Uniforms and Logos, Retired Jerseys, All-Time Rosters, Music

    The School of History will cover the Cavaliers from Austin Carr to Zydrunas Ilgauskas and everyone in-between. Students will take a look back on all aspects of the 35-plus year history of the Wine and Gold.

    Wimbish

    Manuszak

    Narain
    SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
    Faculty: Professor Bruce Wimbish, Professor John Manuszak, Professor Garin Narain
    Topics: Salary Cap 101, Salary Cap Determination, Stat of the Day

    CCU students will learn about the dollars and cents of the NBA as well as some of the numbers that make the NBA machine go. The esteemed Professor Wimbish will walk pupils through all the whys and wherefores of the league’s salary cap along with other business matters.

    Gabriele

    The Optimist

    Blanks
    SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATIONS
    Faculty: Professor Joe Gabriele, The Optimist, Professor Lance Blanks
    Topics: Basketblog, Various Team Related Questions

    At CCU, our Communications degrees are quite prestigious. Thusly, the university brought in scholars like Lance Blanks and the Optimist to campus to tutor the basketball matriculates among you. Passing through the School of Communications is essential to earning your degree from Cleveland Cavaliers University.