Pat Cummings
Pat Cummings

Position:
Basketball

Inducted:
1990


  • Set new standards for big men at UC.
  • Closed his career as the No. 2 scorer in UC history with 1,762 points (total currently sixth).
  • Also owned the career mark for field goal percentage (.581), which has since been topped once.
  • Season field goal percentage of .642 set in 1978 remains a UC record.
  • Became a starter his sophomore season and relinquished the role only when sidelined for most of the 1977 season by a fractured ankle.
  • Led the team in scoring his junior and senior seasons, averaging 24.4 points as a senior.
  • Team MVP his junior and senior seasons and tri-captain as a senior.
  • Two-time All-Metro Conference first team selection and league Player of the Year as a senior.
  • Earned All-American recognition as a senior in 1979 (Citizens Savings).
  • Taken in the third round of the 1979 NBA draft by Milwaukee.
  • Played 10 seasons in the NBA.
  • UC Athletics Hall of Fame in 1990.