Friends of Basketball
Year Inducted: 2020
Category: Friends of Basketball
Schools / Organizations: Granite City Schools
Southern Illinois University–Edwardsville
Biography: A native of Wood River, Bob has done it all while working as a teacher and coach in Granite City’s schools. He retired in 1993 after serving 34 years in education and contributing to basketball in a variety of ways. Since 1985, Bob has worked as the shot clock operator for Southern Illinois Edwardsville University men’s and women’s basketball games. His love for the game of basketball has remained strong throughout his decades of service.