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Vince Oliver
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Personal information
Born(1915-12-28)December 28, 1915
Whiting, Indiana
NationalityAmerican
DiedAugust 28, 1985(1985-08-28) (aged 69)
Chicago, Illinois
Listed height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Listed weight180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High schoolWhiting (Whiting, Indiana)
CollegeIndiana (1938–1940)
Career history
As player:
1938Hammond Ciesar All-Americans
1939–1940Hammond McNamara Five
As coach:
1946–1948Thornton HS
1948–1954De La Salle Institute
1954–1957Loyola Academy
1964–1967Whiting HS

Vincent James Oliver (December 28, 1915 – August 28, 1985) was an American professional basketball and football player.[1][2][3] He played in the National Basketball League for the Hammond Ciesar All-Americans in five games during the 1938–39 season.[2] Oliver scored two total points.[2] During the 1945 NFL season, Oliver was a back-up quarterback for the Chicago Cardinals.[3] In three games, including one start, he threw four completions in ten attempts.[3][4]

References Edit

  1. "Vince Oliver". Peach Basket Society. Blogspot. http://peachbasketsociety.blogspot.com/2015/10/vince-oliver.html. Retrieved November 6, 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Vince Oliver NBL stats". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.basketball-reference.com/nbl/players/o/olivevi01n.html. Retrieved November 6, 2016.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Vince Oliver football stats". pro-football-reference.com. Pro Football Reference. https://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/O/OlivVi20.htm. Retrieved November 6, 2016.
  4. "The Quarterback Abstract: Ranking the Quarterbacks in Modern Day History". rci.rutgers.edu. https://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~maxymuk/home/qbabstract/startless10nq.html. Retrieved December 16, 2016.
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