Former Wayne High School standout Nate Tubbs was named to the the Indiana Basketball Hall of
Fame's 2014 Silver Anniversary Team, based on outstanding accomplishments as a senior basketball player 25 years ago. The team includes 13 members of the 1989 Indiana All-Star squad. Five other all-state players are included to recognize the top of Indiana's high school class of 1989.
The 1989 Indiana All-Stars include Mr. Basketball Pat Graham of Floyd Central, as well as
Calbert Cheaney, Greg Graham, Rodney Holmes, Chris Lawson, Jamie Matthews, Tony
McGee, Rich Mount, Matt Petty, Matt Painter, Kenny Rowan and Casey Schmidt.
The remaining five, named to various all-state teams are: David Anderson, Tony Barbee,
David Hinton, Scott Matthews and Mickey McPherson.
All Mens Silver Anniversary Team members will be honored at the Indiana Basketball
Hall of Fame's Annual Men's Banquet on March 26.
While a senior at Wayne, Tubbs averaged 22.5 points and 10 rebounds. Tubbs played 113 games at Minnesota, averaging 3.9 points. He took a fifth year of eligibility to play football at Minnesota as a free safety in 1993 before embarking on a professional international basketball career.