1963-64 Men's Basketball Team
From left to right: Wes Killion, Dave White, Darrell Stein, Russell Coleman, Joe Stark, Paulrice Downey, Dave Bollinger, Don Duncan, Tilford Hord, and Skip Heinrichsmeyer. Not pictured: Jerry Hampleman, Maylee Vaughn, Dan Ferrari, Don Bates, Roy Clevenger, and Jim Fletcher.
The 1963 -1964 Blue Devil Basketball Team, coached by Chuck Mundell, was a great team, finishing as the top scoring team in the nation;averaging 117.5 points per game. The team finished 28-3 and set a new national scoring record with 2710 points. They finished as the Illinois State Champions and Southern Illinois College Conference Champions. The Team finished 8th at the NJCAA National Tournament and set a new national tournament scoring record with 383 point in four games, for an average of 95.8 points per game.
Illinois State Champions and Southern Illinois College Conference Champions 8th - NJCAA National Tournament