Year Inducted: 1976
Schools / Organizations: Quincy High School
Robert Morris (OK) Junior College
Biography: Gary Thompson earned all-state and all-tournament honors in 1965 as he led Quincy HS to a 2nd place finish in Champaign, losing 55-52 to a great Collinsville team. As a senior, Gary averaged 16 ppg, scoring 502 points for the season. Only listed at 5’ 10”, Gary still grabbed 135 rebounds during his senior season. He attended Robert Morris JC in Oklahoma after leaving high school.