JAMES W. "JIM" GRAHAM  (Deceased)

Inducted: November 30, 1979 in Evansville, IN

Date of Birth: August 11, 1922 in Evansville

High School Attended: Evansville Bosse      Graduated: 1940

High School Honors: Varsity letterman in football, baseball, and basketball.

College Attended: Penn State University (prior to war)

George Washington University           Graduated: 1946

George Washinton University  MA                         1948

College Honors: Named to Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American Football Team 1942; played for Penn State University in 1943; following WW II, finished at George Washington; listed in “Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities" in 1942 and 1943; varsity letterman at both universities.

Coaching Experience: Evansville Bosse 1948-1954

Coaching Honors: Named Evansville Coach of the Year 1951.

Special Recognition: Evansville Director of Athletics, Physical Education, and Driver's Education during his teaching career; President of IHSA Directors Association; provided leadership and cooperation for the establishment of present Indiana football play-off series; nominee for the Schering Secondary Schools Athletic Director Award.

Mr. Graham passed away January 17, 1996.