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Tim Nugent

National Wheelchair Basketball Hall of Fame Member Details

Year Inducted:

1973

 

 

 

Name:

Tim Nugent

 

 

Hometown:

 

 

 

Team History:

Illinois Gizz Kids

 

 

NWBA Service:

NWBA Founder, NWBA Commissioner

 

 

Sports Biography:

Head Coach for NWBA Charter Member Team - the Illinois Gizz Kids for 12 years. NWBA Champions 1953. 2nd place 1950-1952-59. Founder of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association in 1949. First Technical Advisor & Commissioner 1949-1973. Serves as NWBA advisor & member of NWBA Hall of Fame Committee. Has attended every National Tournament since 1949.

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