Friends of Basketball
Michael G. Harrison
Year Inducted: 2012
Category: Friends of Basketball
Schools / Organizations: Metro East Black Officials Association
Biography: Michael was one of the founders of the Metro East Black Officials Association in 1970. He was instrumental in setting high standards for his fellow officials and teaching young officials just beginning their careers in the Metro East area. Micahel’s 25+ year officiating career includes working 3 IHSA State Championship games in football. He has been a trusted mentor to numerous young officials, providing them valuable instruction, evaluation, and feedback.