William Fox

 

William Fox

High School: NOT SET 0000

Inducted 1962

Longtime sports editor of The Indianapolis News and the man generally credited with pumping up the basketball Dr. Naismith invented ... authored the widely read column, 'Shootin' Em & Stoppin' Em' ... winner of the prestigious Grantland Rice Award for exemplifying the idealistic tradition of the great sports columnist ... he and Tony Hinkle barnstormed the state in a Stutz-Bearcat, in an annual whirlwind visit to all 16 state finalists in one week ... Cited by IHSAA Commissioner L. V. Phillips as 'the man who has done more than any other for high school basketball in Indiana.'

William Fox


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