A 6’6″ guard/forward born in Anderson, Indiana, Wilkerson attended Indiana University, where he was a member of the Hoosiers‘ 1976 NCAA Championship team. From 1976 to 1983 he played in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Seattle SuperSonics, Denver Nuggets, Chicago Bulls, and Cleveland Cavaliers. He averaged 10.1 points per game inContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Bobby Wilkerson”
He played collegiate basketball for the Indiana University Hoosiers, and was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 7th pick of the 1976 NBA Draft. He had a ten-year NBA career for three different teams (the Bucks, the Boston Celtics, and the Indiana Pacers). In 1984, he won an NBA title with the Celtics. BucknerContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Quinn Buckner”
As a freshman, Benson averaged 9.3 points per game, while shooting 50.4 percent. He helped lead Indiana to the CCAT Championship, and to a 23-5 record and a Big Ten title. In his sophomore season, Kent Benson helped lead the Hoosiers to an undefeated conference record (18-0) and on to an Elite Eight appearance,Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Kent Benson”
Before college basketball became the one and done place of athletics, college players played …4 years and were polished when they went on to the pros…such was the case for Scott May. He played all four years at Indiana and led the Hoosiers to the National Title in 1976. In his last two seasons withContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Scott May”
Is Victor Oladipo the future in Basketball? No one can say for sure, but for the present in college basketball he is turning heads and making on lookers go oooh and ahhhh for sure. Enjoy this clip and the accompanying comments afterwards, Indiana vs Michigan State.