Hilliard Gates


Hilliard Gates

High School: NOT SET 0000

Inducted 1969

A veteran broadcaster who has covered the Indiana high school basketball scene since 1940 ... has done television coverage of the state finals since '54 ... twice president of the Indiana Sports Writers and Broadcasters Association ... charter member of the national organization 5 times ... Indiana Sportscaster of the Year ... his proficiency behind the microphone earned him network distinction, including working NBA all-star games ... handled NBC radio chores for 2 Rose Bowl games ... vice president and general manager of Fort Wayne television station, while still remaining active in play-by-play.

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