Bailey Howell Player
Inducted in 2006
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee 1997
A power forward with the agility of a guard, Howell was an All-American at Mississippi State where he averaged 27.1 points per game. He was named the Bulldogs Most Valuable Athlete in 1958 and 1959 and led the Bulldogs to a three-year 61-14 record. Howell played twelve seasons in the NBA and won championships with the Boston Celtics in 1968 and 1969.
Where They Are Now
Active with Mississippi State University's Athletic Scholarship Fund
Where They Were
Mississippi State University 1957-1959