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Wilt Chamberlain

(1936-1999)

  • Played two seasons for the University of Kansas, 1956-1958; won 42 of 50 games, two named All-American
  • Played with the National Basketball Association for 14 years, won two NBA championships
  • Scored 100 points in a game in 1962 for the Philadelphia Warriors
  • Never fouled out of a game

Find more information about Wilt Chamberlain on Kansapedia; and in the Autumn 2005 issue of Kansas History, "'Can Basketball Survive Chamberlain?': The Kansas Years of Wilt the Stilt."

Photo courtesy Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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