1978-79 North Park College Men’s Team
Year Inducted: 1987
Schools / Organizations: North Park College
Biography: In 1979, North Park College became the first school to win back-to-back NCAA Division III basketball titles, defeating Potsdam State (NY) 66-62 in the championship game. Junior center Mike Harper repeated his MVP awards in the CCIW and the NCAA tournament. He was named a 1st team All-American player. Teammate Modzel Greer was named to the 2nd team.
Team Members in the Picture:
Back Row (L to R): Asst. Coach Bosko Djurickovic, Brian McCaskey, John Wojdyla, Andy Farrissey, Bill Murphy, Mike Martin, Russ Bradburd, Jerry Noreen and Coach Dan McCarrell.
Front Row (L to R): Keith French, Grant Grastort, Jim Clausen, Modzel Greer, Michael Harper, Michael Thomas, Gregg Gierke and Scott Groot.