Gary Yoder
Gary Yoder

Position:
Basketball

Inducted:
1999


Gary Yoder

  • A junior college transfer who played a key role in UC's success during his two-season career as a Bearcat.
  • Point guard who helped UC compile a 50-11 record, win two Metro Conference Tournament titles and make a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances.
  • Averaged 7.3 points and led the team in assists as a junior.
  • Team's second-leading scorer (13.6) and assists leader as a senior.
  • Shot .881 from the foul line as a senior, the second-highest season mark in UC history.
  • Metro Conference Player of the Year and first team all-league selection as a senior in 1977.
  • Named to the Metro Conference All-Tournament Team in 1977.
  • Earned honorable mention All-American honors in 1977 (Citizens Savings Foundation).
  • Taken in the third round of the 1977 NBA draft by Milwaukee.