1923–24 Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team

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1923–24 Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball
Conference Big Ten Conference
1923–24 record 11–6 (7–5 Big Ten)
Head coach Leslie Mann (2nd season)
Captain Ken Alward
Home arena Men's Gymnasium
Seasons
1923–24 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Wisconsin 8 4   .667     11 5   .688
Chicago 8 4   .667     11 6   .647
Illinois 8 4   .667     11 6   .647
Ohio State 7 5   .583     12 5   .706
Purdue 7 5   .583     12 5   .706
Indiana 7 5   .583     11 6   .647
Michigan 6 6   .500     10 7   .588
Minnesota 5 7   .417     9 8   .529
Iowa 4 8   .333     7 10   .412
Northwestern 0 12   .000     0 16   .000
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1923–24 Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team represented Indiana University. Their head coach was Leslie Mann, who was in his 2nd and final year, the team played its home games at the Men's Gymnasium in Bloomington, Indiana, and was a member of the Big Ten Conference.

The Hoosiers finished the regular season with an overall record of 11–6 and a conference record of 7–5, finishing 6th in the Big Ten Conference.[1]

Roster[edit]

No. Name Position Ht. Year Hometown
1 Ken Alward G 5–8 Jr. South Bend, Indiana
2 Harlan Logan F 6–2 Jr. Bloomington, Indiana
3 Paul Parker C 6–7 Jr. Kokomo, Indiana
5 Michael Nyikos F 6–1 Jr. South Bend, Indiana
6 Karl Bordner C 6–1 So. Brookston, Indiana
7 Max Lorber G 5–3 Jr. Columbia City, Indiana
8 Elton Harrison F 5–11 So. Lebanon, Indiana
9 Robert Sinks C 6–1 N/A Lafayette, Indiana
10 Earl Knoy G 5–10 Jr. Martinsville, Indiana
11 Harold Sanford F 6–1 Sr. Lebanon, Indiana
12 George Coffey F 6–1 Sr. Bloomington, Indiana
N/A Harry Champ F 5–10 Sr. Rochester, Indiana
N/A John Cox G 5–11 So. Richmond, Indiana
N/A Emery Druckamiller F 5–8 So. Syracuse, Indiana
N/A Lindley Ricketts G 5–7 N/A Lynnville, Indiana
N/A Adolph Seidensticke G 5–10 N/A Indianapolis, Indiana
N/A Palmer Sponsler G 6–1 So. Bloomington, Indiana

Schedule/Results[edit]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
city, state
Regular Season
12/7/1923*
Indiana State W 27–24  1–0
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
12/15/1923*
Rose Poly W 51–15  2–0
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
12/20/1923*
at Drake W 53–30  3–0
Des Moines Coliseum 
Des Moines, IA
12/21/1923*
at Creighton L 29–39  3–1
University Gym 
Omaha, Nebraska
1/5/1924
Wisconsin L 21–23  3–2 (0–1)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
1/12/1924
at Minnesota W 29–23  4–2 (1–1)
UM Armory 
Minneapolis
1/14/1924
at Wisconsin L 27–28  4–3 (1–2)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
1/19/1924
at Chicago L 24–29  4–4 (1–3)
Bartlett Gymnasium 
Chicago
1/24/1924
at Northwestern W 39–24  5–4 (2–3)
Old Patten Gymnasium 
Evanston, Illinois
1/25/1924
Ohio State W 31–29  6–4 (3–3)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
2/2/1924
Minnesota W 39–25  7–4 (4–3)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
2/8/1924
Northwestern W 30–13  8–4 (5–3)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
2/12/1924*
Notre Dame W 21–20  9–4 (5–3)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
2/16/1924
at Ohio State L 27–31  9–5 (5–4)
Ohio Expo Center Coliseum 
Columbus, Ohio
2/18/1924
at Michigan W 23–22  10–5 (6–4)
Yost Field House 
Ann Arbor, Michigan
2/23/1924
Chicago L 25–26  10–6 (6–5)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
3/3/1924
Michigan W 31–20  11–6 (7–5)
Men's Gymnasium 
Bloomington, Indiana
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indiana Basketball Men's Database". IndyStar. Retrieved November 29, 2015.