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   MEET THE HOOP HISTORIANS
   
 

  DAVE DEGRACE

Residence:  Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Birthday:  June 23
Final Fours Attended: (8) -- 1983, 1989, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2009, 2010

Member of the Hoop Historians since 2008

 
  
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Dave is the former editorial assistant for the Associated Press and has been the basketball statistician at Marquette University since 1979.  DeGrace started working television statistics for CBS in 1983.  He has attended eight Mens' Final Fours and five Women's Final Fours.  In addition, Dave has been at 29 different Mens' NCAA first round / regional tournaments and 12 rounds of the Womens' NCAA tournament.  DeGrace has attended Mens' and Womens' NCAA Tournament games in the same year seven times -- including dual Final Fours (in the same weekend) on three different occasions: 1989 (Seattle / Tacoma); 1997 (Indianapolis / Cincinnati) and 2005 (St. Louis / Indianapolis).  In 2010, Dave attended parts of two major league baseball home openers (Milwaukee Brewers, Chicago White Sox) and took in the national championship basketball game in Indianapolis all in the same day.  As of September 2017, Dave has seen games played in every current MLB, NBA and NFL venue.  DeGrace has attended the World Series in 1982, 1987, 1991, 2005;  MLB All-Star Games in 1975, 1983, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1992, 2002, 2003; The Masters in 2010; Super Bowls in 1992, 1997, 1998, 2011; and the Womens' Final Four in 1989, 1997, 2001, 2005, 2011.

Click Here for Dave DeGrace's NCAA Tournament Game Log




 

  
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Hoop Historians Biographies:    Fred Allman - Guy Baldwin - Steve Bennett - Al Benninger - Brian Burmeister - Judi Caldwell - Bill Carsley - Hersh Cherson - Dave DeGrace - Dennis DeGraff - Matt DeGraff - Gary DePerry - Cal Dilworth - Joe Flaherty - David Fray - Don Fromknecht - Michael Gant - John Genova - Carrie Gibbons - Mike Gibbons - Jim Harrick - Billy T Haynes - Bob Hutchings - Pat Irvine - Bill Jauss - Mike Johnson - Jim Jorgensen - Mike Kerry - Dorothy Kim - Surl Kim - Neil King - Joseph Klebon - Les Lombardi - Joseph Lyons - Don MacKay - Joe Makowski - Martin Makowski - Jim Martin - David Mateer - John Mayberry - John McCann - John P McCann - Kevin McCann - Dennis Mishko - Dennis Mishko Jr - Jillian Mishko - Samantha Mishko - Ted Murphy - Steve Newhouse - Ron Newton - Marianne Parrillo - Bren Petar - Ted Reineking - Jimmy Rogers - Mike Rossman - Al Sack - Darren Sack - Rick Schabowski - Larry Seitlin - Joe Spagnolo - Bob Stan - Tom Tallarito - Rose Tate - John Tierney - Dick Triptow - Vern Vegso - Jerry Wainwright - Gordon Welch - Frank Wilson - Bruce Ziemer