Brad Bickett

Year Inducted: 2019

Category: Coaches

Schools / Organizations: (Buda) Western High School
(Barry) Western High School
Bureau Valley High School
Rock Falls High School

Biography: At the time of his induction, Brad had been a boys’ head basketball coach for nearly 30 years, building a career record of 476-297 with stints at (Buda) Western High School, (Barry) Western High School, Bureau Valley High School and Rock Falls High School.  This record includes his 2018-2019 team which earned a 30-3 record.  A former star player at Ohio High School and Eureka College, Brad’s teams won 14 IHSA Regional titles and 8 conference crowns.  He guided Bureau Valley to consecutive IHSA Class A 3rd place finishes in 2000, 2001, and 2002.