Harold “Pat” Hintz played independent basketball for four seasons nefore he entered Toledo University iin 1937 as a 23 year old freshman. During his four varsity seasons between 1938-1941, Heitz played on some of the most successful cage squads in Toledo Unversity history. Heitz played on teams that went 52-22.  Hintz was was an excellent ball handler and a great defender and the team’s second-leading scorer each of his three seasons. He captained the 1940 squad that won 24 games, the most in a season by any Toledo team.  After graduuation, Hintz briefly played professional basketball before entering miliary service during World War II.


PAT HINTZ Height: 6:00 Weight: 175 College: Toledo’41
Harold Joseph Hintz Born:   Feb 3, 1914 Died:  Feb 22, 2004 Hometown: Massillon, Oh.
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1933-34 Massillon Kanner Berger Clothiers Indep
1934-35 Massillon Woolcock Plumbers Indep
1934-35 Massillon Acme Coal Indep
1935-36 Massillon Princehorn Dairy Indep
1936-37 Massillon Pulp Products Indep
1937-38 Toledo College
1938-39 Toledo College
1939-40 Toledo College
1940-41 Toledo College
1941-42 Toledo Collegians Indep
1941-42 Toledo NBL 1 0 0 0 0.0
1942-43 Toledo NBL 4 18 4 40 10.0
1943-46 1943-46 Military Service
Major League Totals 5 18 4 40 8.0
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