James “Pim” Goff outstanding all-around athlete at Illinois State College, collecting 13 varsity letters,  including five in one year: football, basketball, baseball, tennis and track and field. Goff  was the leading  scorer on three-straight IIAC Championship basketball teams. In his senior year, Goff struck out 19 batters in one baseball game.  He was an all-conference halfback on the football team in his only season.  Goff played professional basketball for for five seasons and minor league professional baseball for eight seasons. Goff  coached basketball at Illinois State for eight seasons , from 1950 until 1957.


PIM GOFF Height: 6:04 Weight: 190 College: Illinois State’34
James Frederick Goff Born: May 13, 1912 Died:  Feb 28, 1980 Hometown: Bloomington, Ill.
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1930-31 Illinois State (Frosh) College
1931-32 Illinois State College
1932-33 Illinois State College
1933-34 Illinois State College
1934-35 Oshkosh All Stars Indep
1935-36 Oshkosh All Stars Indep
1936-37 Oshkosh All Stars Indep
1939-40 Hammond NBL 26 68 12 148 5.7
1940-41 Hammond NBL 12 18 4 7 .571 40 3.3
Major League Totals 38 86 16 188 4.9
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