Michael Jordan returns to his NC high school to film commercial

Jordan along with E.A. Laney High School Athletic Director Fred Lynch. Photo from WECT.

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) — Basketball Hall of Famer and E. A. Laney High School graduate Michael Jordan visited his alma mater Tuesday.

“Unbelievable opportunity today … meeting the GOAT (Greatest of All Time) #MJ23,” LaneyHSNews posted to Twitter Tuesday afternoon.

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The picture shows Jordan, who graduated from Laney in 1981, with Laney Athletic Director Fred Lynch (far right).

Lynch said Jordan was at the school to film part of a Gatorade commercial.

After graduating from Laney, Jordan played for the UNC Tar Heels before his legendary NBA career.

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