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Monday | December 22, 2014 | 11:49am

Charles C. Murphy

Charles C. Murphy
FOUNDING MEMBER
Charles C. Murphy Player

Inducted in 2006
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee 1960
BIO
Charles "Stretch" Murphy was an All-American at Purdue University and one of the greatest big men of his era. He was an aggressive rebounder whose quick and accurate outlet passes allowed fellow All-American teammate John Wooden to key Hall of Fame coach Ward "Piggy" Lambert's go-go offense. In 1929, Stretch led the Big Ten Conference in scoring. In 1930, he led the Boilermakers to the Big Ten Championship and a 13-2 overall record.

Where They Were
Purdue University 1928-1930