Henry Iba (1986)

Induction Sponsored by
Oklahoma State University Posse Club

Henry Iba began his coaching career at Classen High School in Oklahoma City and posted a 51-5 record.  He then went to Northwest Missouri Teachers College in Maryville, Missouri and had a four-year record of 101-14.  He coached one year at Colorado before landing at Oklahoma State University in 1935.  He led Oklahoma State to two national championships and numerous league titles.  Iba won 767 college basketball games in his career and Olympic gold medals in 1964 and 1968.  He was named national Coach of the Year twice and is a member of the Missouri Hall of Fame, Oklahoma Heritage and Oklahoma Sports Halls of Fame and the National Basketball Hall of Fame.