Harry Flournoy is originally from Gary, Indiana. He only played for six minutes in the championship game, grabbing two boards and scoring two points before leaving with a twisted left knee. However, following the victory he was on the cover of Sports Illustrated rebounding a ball over Pat Riley.
After his career at Texas Western, Flournoy became a teacher and basketball coach at an elementary school in El Paso, Texas. The Flournoys have six children.
Harry and his wife reside in McDonough, Ga., a surburb of Atlanta.