Friends of Basketball


Don Craig

Year Inducted: 2012

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations: Pinckneyville High School

Biography: Don was a familiar face of Pinckneyville High School basketball.  He became the Panthers’ scorekeeper in 1968 and their statistician in 1989.  He retained those jobs through his induction in 2012.  Don was an IHSA basketball official from 1955-1975.  He was a basketball fan for life, spending 50+ years involved in the game he loved.  Don Craig died shortly after his induction on September 23, 2012 at the age of 77.