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Norman E. Stewart

 
 
Norman E. Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 17, 2012
1. Norman E. Stewart Marker
Inscription.

Born in Leonard, MO in 1935 to
Kenneth and Leona Stewart
Attended Shelbyville High School and
the University of Missouri - Columbia
Married to Virginia Zimmerley
Father to Jeffrey, Lindsey Scott, and Laura

All-State High School Basketball Player
Scored 2,000 points at Shelbyville High School
All-Conference Basketball Player at Mizzou
Helms Foundation Basketball All-American
Pitcher on Mizzou's 1954 National Championship Team
Played professionally with the St. Louis Hawks
Played professionally with the Baltimore Orioles organization
Northern Iowa Head Basketball Coach for 6 Years
University of Missouri Head Basketball Coach for 32 Years
AP Big 8 Conference All-Time Coach
Eight Big 8 Conference Championships
Six Big 8 Conference Post Season Championships
Five Big 8 Conference Pre-Season Championships
National Coach of the Year - 1993-94
Seven-time Big 8 Coach of the Year
UPI National Coach of the Year - 1982
Missouri Sports Hall of Fame - 1989
Missouri Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame
731 Career Head Coaching Wins

Recognized as a
Missouri Sports Legend
October 2000


Presented by
Don and Audrey Walsworth

 
Erected
Norman E. Stewart Marker and Bust image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 17, 2012
2. Norman E. Stewart Marker and Bust
2000 by Missouri Sports Hall of Fame.
 
Location. 37° 7.221′ N, 93° 13′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Missouri, in Greene County. Marker is on Stan Musial Drive south of U.S. 60, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3861 East Stan Musial Drive, Springfield MO 65809, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry "Hank" Louis Stram (here, next to this marker); Lamar Hunt (here, next to this marker); Bobby Bell (here, next to this marker); Len Dawson (here, next to this marker); Bob Broeg (here, next to this marker); Don Faurot (here, next to this marker); George Howard Brett (a few steps from this marker); John Jordan "Buck" O'Neil (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
 
Also see . . .
1. Norm Stewart at Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. (Submitted on March 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Norm Stewart at Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Norm Stewart Bio at Missouri Legends. (Submitted on March 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Legacy of Stormin' Norman Stewart. (Submitted on March 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame.
Bust of Norman E. Stewart image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 17, 2012
3. Bust of Norman E. Stewart
(Submitted on March 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
Norman E. Stewart Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 17, 2012
4. Norman E. Stewart Monument
Second monument on left side of walk
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 265 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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