IBCA Hall of Fame

Roger W Powell

Name: Roger Powell

Year Inducted: 1978

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations:
(Joliet) Central High School
Illinois State University


Roger Powell set the Joliet Central HS career scoring record with 2,200 points scored.  In 1970 Roger averaged 33 ppg and led his team to a 3rd place state finish.  After high school, he moved south to Illinois State University.  In Normal, Roger became one of the Redbirds’ all-time leading scorers.  After his 4 years as a starter, Roger had accumulated 1,306 points scored.  After college, Roger spent some time at his alma mater as an assistant coach.