IBCA Hall of Fame

The Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame was founded in 1973 to honor the best and most influential players, teams, coaches, media, officials, and friends of basketball in Illinois history. Since then, a new Hall of Fame class has been inducted every year.

To view the criteria for being nominated to the IBCA Hall of Fame, please  CLICK HERE.

Note: Hall of Fame biographies are being updated on a daily basis. If you do not find the biography that you are looking for, it will be posted to the website shortly. Please keep checking back for updates. If you have an updated biography or an updated picture (preferably in color) please send it to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Thank you for your patience!

2022 Hall of Fame Nominations:

Friday, October 1, 2021, is the deadline to get Hall of Fame nominations in for the Class of 2022.
Nominations need to have the candidates name, address, phone# & email address.  We need a detailed resume that must include years (example;1991-1996), schools they played or coached at, achievements & honors.  If a coach or career coach, we need their records, if a player we need their high school & college stats.  For a Friend of Basketball please tell us about their service.  For an official we need the years they officiated and tournaments they worked. 
*We will need a picture of the candidate.
You can email your nomination to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or mail it to:
P.O. Box 8004
Elburn, Illinois 60119

If you wish to contact the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association chairman for the Hall of Fame Museum, Bruce Firchau, please do so via the contact page.