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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. — A North Carolina movie project is trying to capture the team that had all of Rutherford County rooting for them in the 80s.

WLOS-TV reported that 34 years ago, the Hilltoppers basketball team commanded respect.

The movie features a local cast and will look back at the team that reportedly inspired the whole county to think big.

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