Jack Dugger is 0ne of the greatest athletes in the history of Ohio State University. During his three varsity seasons, Dugger was awarded nine letters, three each in football, basketball and track. Dugger was  a starter on the 1942 NCAA Football Championship team.  Dugger was captain of the 1943 squad and earned All-America honors in 1944. Dugger  was a star of the  Buckeyes basketball when they  won the 1944 Big Ten Championship and advanced to the NCAA Final Four. After graduation , Dugger played professional football for one season in the All American Football Conference (1946) and three seasons (1947-49) in the National Football League. He also played professional basketball for one season with the Syracuse Nationals in the National Basketball League.


JACK DUGGER Height: 6:03 Weight: 225 College: Ohio State’45
John Richard Dugger Born:  Jan 13, 1923 Died: Feb 23, 1988 Hometown: Canton, Oh.
Played Professional football REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1940-41 Canton Clothes Indep
1941-42 Ohio State (Frosh) College
1942-43 Ohio State College
1943-44 Ohio State College
1944-45 Ohio State College
1945-46 Columbus Collegians Indep
1946-47 Syracuse NBL 21 13 10 19 .528 36 1.7
Major League Totals 21 13 10 19 .526 36 1.7
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1946-47 Syracuse WBT 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Major League Totals 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0


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