Year Inducted: 1974
Schools / Organizations: Normal Community High School
Illinois State Univeristy
Quincy College (now University)
Biography: James “Pim” Goff is considered by many to be the greatest all-around athlete in ISU history. In one year during high school (Normal Community) he lettered in 5 sports. At Illinois State University, he was four years all conference, Little 19. Pim later played pro basketball with Oshkosh and Hammond along with several semi-pro teams. He is in the NAIA Baseball Hall of Fame and the Illinois State University Hall of Fame. James was a head basketball coach at Millikin, Eastern Illinois, Illinois State, and Quincy. He compiled a 168-168 record at the collegiate level. Pim Goff passed away on February 28, 1980.