Year Inducted: 2011
Schools / Organizations: Flora High School
Eastern Illinois University
Biography: Curtis helped Flora High School to IHSA Sweet Sixteen appearances in 1989 and 1990. He earned 1st team all-state player honors his senior season when he shot 69.8% from the field and finished with a career shooting mark that set the State of Illinois record at 68.3%. Curtis went on to be a 3-year starter at Eastern Illinois University. He scored 765 points and grabbed 304 rebounds for the Panthers. He won the team hustle award for 3 seasons and helped EIU to an NCAA Tournament berth.