As NBA forward Robert Covington makes his way to Portland after the Blazers-Rockets trade news broke Monday night, Covington has been helping out his alma mater Tennessee State University.
Last week it was announced that Covington is aiding in funding a major project on campus.
Covington is donating a million dollars in helping to develop a future practice facility for both the men’s and women’s basketball teams.
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After graduating from TSU in 2013, he discussed with Rachel Nichols of ESPN’s ‘The Jump’ that he wanted to pay it forward at a place that helped him do so much.
Tennessee State is one of