Friends of Basketball


Bill Petersen

Year Inducted: 2014

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations: Naperville North High School

Biography: Bill played basketball at North Central College with fellow 2014 Hall of Fame inductee, don Gebbie.  They served on the same coaching staffs for 37 years.  Bill coached freshmen, sophomore, and junior varsity basketball at Naperville North High School.  His teams compiled a 517-228 record.  He has attended the IHSA state basketball finals for 48+ years.  After retiring from coaching in 2003, Bill kept the scorebook for Napterville North sophomore and varsity games.