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Charlie Hoag

Full name: Charles Monroe "Charlie" Hoag
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: July 19, 1931 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
Died: March 8, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: Kansas Jayhawks, Lawrence (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Charlie Hoag was a member of the Kansas team which won the NCAA championship in 1952 and was one of the six Kansas team members who played for the 1952 Olympic champions. However, Hoag was primarily thought of as a football player. He was the starting halfback for Kansas in his junior year, and was named All-Big Eight halfback his sophomore and junior year. After the Olympics he returned to Kansas for another football season but injured his knee very badly and never played either football or basketball again. However, he was a four-sport athlete at Kansas, also lettering in baseball and track. After college he made his living as an insurance broker

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball Men's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1952-08-02 USA 36, URS 25 2
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1952-07-31 USA 85, ARG 76 1
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group B Match #2 1 1952-07-28 USA 86, URS 58 5
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1952-07-29 USA 103, CHI 55 7
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group B Match #5 1 1952-07-30 USA 57, BRA 53 2
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group A Match #4 1 1952-07-26 USA 72, TCH 47 3
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group A Match #6 1 1952-07-27 USA 57, URU 44 0
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