Athletic Hall of Fame adds seven in 2011 - Charlie Basch

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Charlie Basch '50 '65
Charlie Basch '50 '65 Charlie Basch '50 '65 

Charlie Basch ’50 ’65

Longtime St. Cloud State coach and instructor Basch served the University from 1968-91. He was head hockey coach until 1984, and was an assistant football coach for 10 years. He coached seven hockey All- Americans including two-time All-Americans Pat Sullivan and Dave Reichel. In 1979-80 the Huskies posted a 20-9-1 record and advanced to the NCAA DII-III Western Division Playoffs. St. Cloud State returned to the Western Division II Playoffs in 1980-81 with a 19-11-1 record. Basch was among a group of college hockey coaches who formed the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association in 1981-82 which further promoted the college game at the Division II and III level.

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