Former Indiana Pacers great Reggie Miller has been named to the Basketball Hall of Fame, headlining a group of 12 that will make up the Class of 2012. Miller joins a group of six others announced today and five that were directly announced in February.
The Class of 2012 also includes Don Nelson, the winningest coach in NBA history; Jamaal Wilkes, a star for the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers; Ralph Sampson, a former University of Virginia star and Houston Rockets center; and Chet Walker, a former Philadelphia 76ers star. Here is the complete Class of 2012.
- Reggie Miller
- Don Nelson
- Jamaal Wilkes
- Chet Walker
- Mel Daniels, former ABA star for the Pacers.
- Ralph Sampson
- Katrina McClain, two-time Olympic champion
- Hank Nichols, official
- All American Red Heads, the first women's professional basketball team
- Don Barksdale, one of the first African-American players in the league
- Lidia Alexeeva, former Soviet Union women's player
- Phil Knight, co-founder of Nike