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Tuesday | September 16, 2014 | 8:33pm

Leonard D. Sachs

Leonard D. Sachs
FOUNDING MEMBER
Leonard D. Sachs Coach

Inducted in 2006
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee 1961
BIO
Leonard Sachs coached Loyola University basketball from 1923 to 1942. In nineteen seasons, Sachs' record included a 31-game winning streak from 1928 to 1930. A strong advocate of big man basketball, he developed a fast-breaking offense and a 2-2-1 zone defense which, in those years, allowed his big men to goal tend legally. Sachs' was instrumental in organizing and hosting the National Catholic Interscholastic Tournament.
Where They Are Now

Died October 27, 1942
Where They Were
Loyola University 1924-1942