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  • Indiana Basketball History Magazine - Summer 2016

    Indiana Basketball History Magazine - Summer 2016

    Posted by: Mark Buxton /Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    Chandler is located in Warrick County about five miles west of the county seat Boonville and thirteen miles east of downtown Evansville and today has a population of about 2900. Chandler High School first played in the state tournament in 1925 in the Evansville sectional, the Panthers were matched up with archrival and county foe Boonville, losing 22-19.

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  • Indiana Basketball History Magazine - Spring 2016

    Indiana Basketball History Magazine - Spring 2016

    Posted by: Norman Jones /Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    Any Hoosier remotely interested in the history of the state that became known as “the basketball state” is usually well informed about the Milan Miracle that took place in Butler Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on March 20, 1954. It is the story of a small rural town in southeastern Indiana and how it pulled off one of the greatest upsets in sports history by winning the Indiana high school basketball state championship. In fact, the movie Hoosiers has helped to keep this famous game alive which pitted little Milan against powerful and heavily favored Muncie Central. Milan won 32-30 on a last second jump shot by the last of the small town heroes, Bobby Plump.

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  • Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame names three new directors

    Friday, June 17, 2016

    The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame named three new members to their board of directors at the organization’s annual meeting on Thursday, June 16.  Larry Angle, Denny Brady and Roger DeYoung have been appointed to four-year terms, beginning July 1.

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  • First Merchants joins Indiana Basketball HOF as Corporate Partner

    Thursday, May 12, 2016

    The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame has gained First Merchants as their newest corporate partner as the new title sponsor of the annual Hall of Fame Golf Classic.

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  • 15th Women's Induction Class celebrated on Saturday, April 30

    Monday, April 25, 2016

    NEW CASTLE - A class of 10 remarkable talents and a legendary undefeated state championship team will be welcomed as inductees when the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame celebrates their 15th Women’s Induction Class on Saturday, April 30.

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