Former Gulfport High standout and NBA star Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, formerly Chris Jackson, speaks to a group in Gulfport at a networking luncheon on March 27, 2015. Abdul-Rauf touched on a number of topics, including the 1996 flag controversy. Patrick Ochs pochs@sunherald.com
Former Gulfport High standout and NBA star Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, formerly Chris Jackson, speaks to a group in Gulfport at a networking luncheon on March 27, 2015. Abdul-Rauf touched on a number of topics, including the 1996 flag controversy. Patrick Ochs pochs@sunherald.com

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf speaks about overcoming adversity at Gulfport networking luncheon

March 27, 2015 12:00 AM