Dave Luechtefeld

Year Inducted: 1985

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations: Okawville High School
St. Louis University

Biography: Dave Luechtefeld was an all-state player at Okawville High School in 1958. Selected to the all-conference team as a junior and a senior, he led his teams to a 49-8 composite mark. As a sophomore Luechtefeld scored 52 points, as a junior 767 and as a senior 859. He had three games of more than 50 points scored and once hit 64. Luechtefeld hit more than 60 percent of his shots as a junior and senior. Luechtefeld played three years at St. Louis University, twice on Billiken NIT teams. The Billikens were NIT runner-up in his junior year. Twice with Luechtefeld, the Billikens were ranked among the Top 10 in the country.