Anderson’s Indians Crowned 1946 State Champs 70 Years Ago Today

On this date in 1946, the Anderson Indians, led by the legendary Jumpin’ Johnny Wilson, defeated the Fort Wayne Central Tigers to win the State Championship by a score of 67-53. ¬†1946 also marked the 1st year that Butler, now Hinkle Fieldhouse was used as the State Finals venue. ¬†Happy 70th anniversary!