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Victor Holt, Jr.

This outstanding basketball player, who later rose to the president of the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, made his mark at the University of Oklahoma where he played for the legendary Phog Allen. Holt, a tremendous jumper, led OU to the 1928 Missouri Valley Conference championship. Later, Allen named Holt to his all-time Oklahoma honor team and the Helm's Foundation picked him as the greate4st college cager in the nation in 1928. Vic helped guide the Kansas City Cook Painters to the 1928 and '29 national AAU championships before coming to Akron to play for the Goodyear Wingfoots.

Inducted 1962 | Basketball