Bobby Leonard

 

Bobby Leonard

High School: Terre Haute Gerstmeyer 1950

College: INDIANA UNIVERSITY 1954

Inducted 1982

An all-around athlete at Terre Haute Gerstmeyer...alternate on Indiana all-star team...state tennis champion as a senior in 1950 ...2-time All-American at Indiana University...captain of IU's '53 national champions...captained 2 Big 10 championship teams...MVP as a sophomore of East-West college...all-star game in Madison Square Garden...7 year NBA career...coached in pro ranks...14 years his Indiana Pacers...won the ABA 3 times...2 second-place finishes...his 642 victories was fourth on all-time coaching list...'Slick' was later active as a color commentator for Pacers' television games.

Bobby Leonard


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