Traditions

    Hall of Fame


    Photo of Greg Bell Greg Bell
    Track 1956-58...captain 1957...still holds IU long jump record of 26'7" after 25 years...won six Big Ten titles...won NCAA titles in 1956 and 1957...won three Balfour Awards and Big Ten Medal...Olympic gold medal 1956.


    Photo of Walt Bellamy Walt Bellamy
    Basketball 1959-61...IU Most Valuable Player...All-Big Ten and All American in 1960 and 1961...member of gold medal Olympic team in 1960...all-time IU rebound leader...won Balfour Award.


    Photo of Howard Brown Howard Brown
    Football 1942 and 1945-47...captain 1946 and 1947...assistant coach for 23 years...Indiana's Most Valuable Player in 1945 and 1947...All-Big Ten in 1947...All-American in 1945 as guard...known as "Mr. Indiana."


    Photo of Milt Campbell Milt Campbell
    Football 1954-55...track 1955...won NCAA high hurdles in 1955...won silver medal in 1952 Olympics in decathlon and won gold medal in 1956 Olympics with Olympic record.


    Photo of Z.G. Clevenger Z.G. Clevenger
    Football 1900-1903, captain 1903...baseball 1901-04, captain 1903...Athletic Director 1923-46...distinguished coach and Athletic Director at Tennessee, Kansas State, and Missouri...Clevenger Award honors made in his name at IU...member National Football Hall of Fame.


    Photo of Everett Dean Everett Dean
    Basketball 1919-21, captain 1921...baseball 1919-21...basketball and baseball coach 1925-38...IU's first basketball All-American ...only coach in basketball and baseball Halls of Fame...won NCAA basketball title in 1942 as coach at Stanford.


    Photo of Harry Gonso Harry Gonso
    Football 1967-69, captain 1969...quarterback on 1967 Big Ten Co-Championship and Rose Bowl team...All-Big Ten...holds career total offense record...won two Balfour Awards...MVP selection...academic All-American.


    Photo of Gary Hall Gary Hall
    Swimming 1970-73...won 13 Big Ten, eight NCAA and 15 AAU titles...twice world Swimmer of the Year...Olympian in 1968, 1972 and 1976... held three world records...Sullivan Award winner.


    Photo of E.C. "Billy" Hayes E.C. "Billy" Hayes
    Track coach 1924-43...won eight Big Ten cross country titles and three NCAA crowns...won five Big Ten track titles and NCAA title in 1932...coached for world record holders and seven Olympians...1936 Olympic coach.


    Photo of Charlie Hickox Charlie Hickox
    Swimming 1967-69...won eight Big Ten, eight NCAA, two Pan-American and six AAU titles...won three gold medals and a silver in 1968 Olympics, setting three records...won two Balfour Awards...held four national records.


    Photo of Vern Huffman Vern Huffman
    Football 1933 and 1935-36...basketball 1934 and 1936-37, captain 1937...baseball 1934...Big Ten Most Valuable Player and All-American quarterback in 1936...All-Big Ten and All-American in basketball in 1936...won Balfour Award and Big Ten Medal.


    Photo of Ted Kluszewski Ted Kluszewski
    Football 1944-45...baseball 1945...All-Big Ten end on undefeated Big Ten championship team...holds IU record for season batting average (.443)...major league player or coach since 1948.


    Photo of Don Lash Don Lash
    Cross country 1934-36...track 1935-27, captain 1936-37...won three national AAU cross country championships, eight Big Ten and two NCAA track titles...Olympian in 1936...Sullivan Award winner.


    Photo of Bobby Leonard Bobby Leonard
    Basketball 1953-54, captain 1953-54...Indiana Most Valuable Player in 1952...All-Big Ten and All-American in 1953 and 1954...played on two Big Ten championship teams and NCAA championship team in 1953.


    Photo of Branch McCracken Branch McCracken
    Basketball 1928-30, captain 1930...football 1927-29...basketball coach 1938-42 and 1946-65...as player, All-American in 1930...as coach, won 457 games, four Big Ten crowns and two NCAA titles...Coach of the Year...Hall of Fame coach and player.


    Photo of Charley McDaniel Charley McDaniel
    Football 1934-35 and 1937...wrestling 1935-38, captain 1938...wrestling coach 1946-71...two time NCAA heavyweight champion...member of 1936 Olympic team...member Wrestling Hall of Fame.


    Photo of Frank McKinney Frank McKinney
    Swimming 1959-61, captain 1961...won eight Big Ten, two NCAA, two Pan-American and five AAU titles...won bronze medal in 1956 Olympics and gold and silver medals in 1960 Olympics...Balfour Award winner.


    Photo of Bo McMillin Bo McMillin
    Football coach 1934-47...won 63 games and led 1945 team to only undefeated Big Ten championship in IU history...national Coach of the Year and member of National Football Hall of Fame...All-American quarterback at Centre College.


    Photo of Pete Pihos Pete Pihos
    Football 1942-43 and 1945-46...All-American as end in 1943, as fullback in 1945...at one time held all IU receiving and scoring records... IU's first selection to the National Football Hall of Fame...voted Indiana's Number One Player.


    Photo of Lou Saban Lou Saban
    Football 1941-42...track 1942-43...quarterback and MVP in 1942...standout player with Cleveland Browns and has been coach and athletic director at collegiate and pro levels.


    Photo of Don Schlundt Don Schlundt
    Basketball 1952-55, captain 1955...All-Big Ten, All American and IU Most Valuable Player three years...on teams winning two Big Ten titles and NCAA crown...Balfour Award...led Big Ten in scoring, free throws, shooting accuracy...IU career leader in scoring and free throws.


    Photo of Bob Skoronski Bob Skoronski
    Football 1953-55, captain 1954...Indiana Most Valuable Player in 1955 as tackle...outstanding professional career with Green Bay Packers... captain of world championship team...won All-Pro honors.


    Photo of Mark Spitz Mark Spitz
    Swimming 1969-72...won 13 Big Ten, eight NCAA and 12 AAU championships...won record seven gold medals in 1972 Olympics, and two golds in 1968 Olympics...twice world Swimmer of the Year...Balfour Award winner 1971-72...Gimbel Award winner 1972.


    Photo of Billy Thom Billy Thom
    Wrestling coach 1927-45...led IU to eight Big Ten championships and 1932 NCAA title...Olympic coach in 1936...coached seven NCAA champions ...member Wrestling Hall of Fame.


    Photo of Mike Troy Mike Troy
    Swimming 1960-62, captain 1962...won three NCAA titles in 1960...won five Big Ten titles, five AAU titles and one Pan-American crown... won two gold medals with new records in 1960 Olympics...won Balfour Award.


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