(New Castle) - The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame welcomes their 55th class of inductees and honors other Indiana boys high school basketball legends on March 23 in ceremonies to be held at Primo Banquet Hall in Indianapolis.
In a school known for its football success, sometimes it’s easy to forget about the other all-time great times here at Ben Davis. Especially when they were around before any of us current students were born. But on December 29, some truly historic teams were celebrated at halftime of the Ben Davis - Carmel boys basketball match up.
Gene brought an article with him that was written by Jeff Wolfe in March of 1991 and published in the Columbus Evening Republic that caught my attention. It concerned a farm house in Decatur County which had produced over 6000 points scored by high school basketball players over a span of just over 30 years.
The 2015 City Securities Hall of Fame Classic on December 29 and 30 guarantees history in the making when for the first time in Indiana high school basketball history two players who have each previously surpassed 2,000 career points face each other.