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Milos Shoun

In 1923-24-25 he led Carson Newman College to the collegiate state championship and at 7 feet 2, was billed as the tallest player in basketball. Later he would be listed officially as 6-11 by the Firestone Non-Skids. After college he played briefly with the Chicago Bruins and then went to Firestone in 1928 and played through the 1939 season. During that 11-year span the Non-Skids won nine industrial league titles, four in succession, and captured their first National Basketball League title in 1938-39.

Inducted 1974 | Basketball