Dan Chrisman

Year Inducted: 2001

Category: Officials

Schools / Organizations: IHSA

Biography: Dan Chrisman of Oak Brook officiated Division I college basketball beginning in 1980. Chrisman was contracted to officiate with the Big Ten, Big East, Big 12, Conference USA, Mountain West, Missouri Valley and Midwestern Collegiate conferences. Since 1980, Chrisman was selected to work multiple conference tournaments, the ones typically assigned to officials for outstanding performances throughout the season.  His collegiate resume included 14 Division I NCAA Tournaments and six NIT tournaments. Three times Chrisman advanced to the NCAA Regional finals.  Chrisman started officiating IHSA games from 1971-79, including nine Class A and AA regionals and two AA super-sectionals. Chrisman often worked both the Elmhurst York and Hillside Proviso West Holiday Tournaments and was selected frequently for the championship games.