Joe C. Meriweather
    Joe C. Meriweather

    Sport/Years/Inducted:
    Men's Basketball/1972-75/1982


    Meriweather scored 1,536 points and grabbed 1,005 rebounds during a remarkable three-year career at SIU. He was the 11th pick overall in the 1975 NBA Draft and played 10 seasons in the league with five different teams. Meriweather earned NBA All-Rookie honors in his first season and averaged 8.1 points during his career.