PLAYER PROFILE

BILL REID

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Bill Reid  led his Adrian High School team to the 1912 Michigan state championship and then entered Colgate University were he became a two-sport star. Following his graduation from Colgate in 1918, he remained at the school as the graduate manager of athletics from 1919-1935. He became Athletic Director in 1935 and served in that role until his death in 1955 at the age of 62. He also coached baseball from 1920-1939 and basketball from 1920-1929. Reid served as mayor of Hamilton, New York.  from 1933-1945.  In addition to his duties at Colgate, Reid was a president of Eastern College Athletic Conference  (ECAC) from 1944 to 1945 and vice-president of the National Collegiate Athletic Association(NCAA) from 1942 to 1946. In 1963, he was enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame.

 

BILL REID Height: Weight: College: Colgate’18
William Alonzo Reid Born:  Sep 26, 1893 Died:  Oct 30, 1955 Hometown: Adrain, Mi.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1918-19 Military Service
1919-20 Utica NYSL 1 0 0 0 0.0
1919-20 Easthampton IL 3 3 1 7 2.3
1920-21 Easthampton IL 3 6 1 13 4.3
Major League Totals 7 9 2 20 2.9
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