Cliff Wells


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Closed Sunday (December thru February)
Open Sunday 1pm to 5pm (March thru November)

Closed on December 31st, January 1st & January 2nd.

Adults and Teens $5
Children age 5-12 $3

408 Trojan Lane
New Castle IN 47362

Mailing Address:
One Hall of Fame Court
New Castle IN 47362



Cliff Wells

High School: Bloomington 1916


Inducted 1965

Coached at Bloomington and Logansport High Schools before an 18-yr stint as head basketball coach at Tulane University...Coached Bloomington High School to state basketball championship in 1919, despite only having graduated from that school 3 years earlier...played basketball and baseball at Bloomington, becoming coach in 1917...coached at Logansport from 1922 to 1945, winning state championship in 1928 won the Tri-State basketball championship...won 71 percent of his games as high school coach...teams won more than 50 state, sectional, regional and invitational titles. He coached at Tulane University. He was executive secretary and director of the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.

Cliff Wells

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