All-American Bill Bridges Dies
The great rebounder attended KU from 1957-61 and averaged 13.9 rebounds per game in his three seasons, the second leading rebounder in KU history. He scored 1,028 points in his collegiate career of 78 games. He was named All-American in 1961 and was a three-time All-Big Eight selection.
After college he played in the NBA for 13 years and helped win a championship for the Golden State Warriors.