Harrison to sign books at Bridgeport Library
Published 5:13 pm, Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Porky Vieira, one of the greatest shooters in Connecticut basketball history, will join Fairfield author Don Harrison for a presentation at the Bridgeport Public Library this coming Saturday, Feb. 4 from 2-4 p.m.
Harrison will be discussing and signing copies of his new book, Hoops in Connecticut: The Nutmeg State's Passion for Basketball,
Although standing just 5-foot-6, Vieira was a two-time All-State player at Bridgeport Central High School, a guard who averaged 32.8 ppg. across four seasons at then-tiny Quinnipiac College in the mid-1950s.
For information, contact Mary Witkowski at the library, (203) 576-7417.