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Wooden’s Legacy – a tribute to coach John Wooden

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On March 9, 2012, Jeffery Rouse’s bronze monument to basketball legend Coach John Wooden was unveiled at the intersection of Georgia and Meridian Streets in downtown Indianapolis.

As part of the George Street Development, this larger than life tribute was commissioned by the Super Bowl Host Committee and supported by donors Calumet Specialty Products, Christel DeHaan Family Foundation, Herbert Simon Family Foundation, Indianapolis Cultural Development Commission, National Collegiate Athletic Association, Sarah and John Lechleiter, and 2012 Community Legacy.

Speaking atht epress event were Mark Miles, the Chairman of the 2012 Super Bowl Host Committee, Mayor Greg Ballard, NCAA Chief Operating Officer Jim Isch, and sculptor Jeffrey Rouse.