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  Bobby Plump

Bobby Plump

Player Profile

Sport Played:
Basketball, Baseball

Basketball; Baseball. Member: 1958 College Basketball All Star Team. Set new Butler basketball single game record with 41 points against Evansville on January 11, 1958, including a record 17 of 17 free throws. 475 free throws made still a Butler career record. Set new Butler basketball career scoring record. Played on Butler's first NIT team in 1958. Scored winning basket in 1954 IHSAA championship game for Milan High School, inspiring the movie, "Hoosiers." Member: Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame.