Bobby Wilkerson


Bobby Wilkerson

High School: Anderson Madison Heights 1972


Inducted 2012

Three-year starter for Anderson Madison Heights, teams were 60-19, won three sectionals, two regionals, & played in 1972 state finals under Hall of Fame coach Phil Buck...averaged 18.9 points, 12.0 rebounds & 4.3 assists as a senior, when he was named AP 1st Team all-state...Indiana's leading scorer in the 1972 Indiana-Kentucky All-Star games, including a series-high 24 points in Indianapolis...played in 92 games over three seasons at I.U. & was a senior starter for the 32-0 1976 National Championship squad...Coach Bob Knight declared "Bobby Wilkerson was the most valuable player I ever coached.  He could guard anyone."...drafted in the 1976 NBA Draft by Seattle, he played for Seattle, Denver, Chicago & Cleveland & scored 5,424 points in a seven-year NBA career...1997 Silver Anniversary team.

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