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Eddie Sherlin tells the story behind a 1970 basketball game that helped ease racial tensions in Gallatin. The game was the first and last between the city’s segregated schools the year before desegregation of schools in Sumner County and the closure of Gallatin’s all-black high school.

Eddie Sherlin tells the story behind a 1970 basketball game that helped ease racial tensions in Gallatin. The game was the first and last between the city’s segregated schools the year before desegregation of schools in Sumner County and the closure of Gallatin’s all-black high school.