Classic Photos of Kansas Basketball

 Forrest Allen and Clyde Lovellette
Text: Sam Stejskal
Photo: AP

Forrest Allen and Clyde Lovellette

1952

Coach Phog Allen congratulates star center Clyde Lovellette after a win in the semifinals of the 1952 Olympic Basketball trials. One of the greatest players in Jayhawks history, Lovellette was the first basketball player ever to win a NCAA, Olympics and NBA championship.

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