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Paul Endacott

Enshrined 1972
Lawrence, KS
July 3, 1902 - January 8, 1997

Biography

A tenacious defender, Paul Endacott was a two-time All-Missouri Valley Conference team selection at the University of Kansas. Under Hall of Fame Head Coach "Phog" Allen, Endacott led the team to a 17-1 overall record, the national title, and the first-ever Missouri Valley Conference undefeated record (16-0). Captain of the basketball team in his senior year, Endacott earned Helms Athletic Foundation Player of the Year honors. For his outstanding play as a collegian, Endacott was named to the Associated Press All-Time All-American Second-Team and the legendary Phog Allen's National All-Time College Team. After graduating from Kansas, Endacott played Amateur Athletic Union basketball for five seasons with the Phillips 66 Oilers.

Career Highlights

Helms Athletic Foundation Championship with Kansas, 1923
Helms Athletic Foundation Player of the Year, 1923
All-Missouri Valley Conference First-Team, 1922, 1923
All-Missouri Valley Conference Second-Team, 1921