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Kenneth Shaw
Kenneth Shaw

Edwardsville, Ill.

Men's Basketball (1958-61)

Inducted: 1975

Four-year basketball starter ... played in 108 games and scored 1,396 points ... had a .831 free throw percentage ... all-conference selection his senior year ... became dean of Towson State University (1969-77), president of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (1977-79), chancellor of the Southern Illinois University System (1979-86), president of the University of Wisconsin System (1986-91) ... retired in 2004 after 13 years as chancellor and president of Syracuse University... received the NCAA Silver Anniversary Award in 1986, given to student-athletes who have led distinguished lives after outstanding athletic careers 25 years prior ... inducted into the Missouri Valley Conference Hall of Fame in 1998.