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Al McGuire

 
 
Al McGuire Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
1. Al McGuire Marker
Inscription. One of the most successful coaches in NCAA basketball history. He led Marquette University to the NCAA National Championship in 1977, 2nd place in 1974, and the NIT Championship in 1970, 2nd place in 1967. National Coach of the Year in 1971 and 1974. In his 13 seasons at Marquette University they won 295 games and had 11 consecutive post season appearances. Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1992 and the Marquette University Hall of Fame in 1980. Played college basketball at St. Johns (NY) and professional basketball with the New York Knicks and Baltimore Bulls. Inducted - 1995
 
Erected 1995 by Presented to the Hall of Fame by Marquette University.
 
Location. 43° 2.533′ N, 87° 54.967′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North 4th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Badger" Bob Johnson (here, next to this marker); Dianne Holum (here, next to this marker); Ray Nitschke (here, next to this marker); Joseph J. Krueger
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
2. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
(here, next to this marker); Bernard E. "Bernie" Heselton (here, next to this marker); Don Gehrmann (here, next to this marker); Terry Brennan (here, next to this marker); Major General W. "Fritz" Breidster (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
More about this marker. The Marker is part of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame which is located on the east side of the UW-Panther Arena along North 4th Street.
 
Categories. Sports
 
Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
3. Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame Plaque
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
4. UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2016, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2016, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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