Patoka man to be inducted at SIU
A former Patoka athlete will be inducted to the Southern Illinois University Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday.
John Garrett is among the six inductees in the 2012 class.
Garrett, who was a 5-foot-10, point guard nicknamed "Mouse," scored 995 points over 72 games (13.8 points per game) during his three-year career at SIU. When he played, from 1969-72, freshmen were not eligible.