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Rex Darling
Rex Darling

Normal, Ill.

Inducted: 1979

A 1939 ISU graduate ... head tennis coach at Eastern Illinois from 1945-74 with numerous titles ... also coached basketball and football ... tennis coach of the 1967 Pan-American Games trials ... headed NAIA national tennis program for 12 years, and is in United Savings Helms Hall of Fame ... inducted into the Eastern Illinois University Hall of Fame in 1972.