Harry Louis Mead, Jr.
August 4, 1912
Springfield (?), OH
May 19, 1974
1933-34 Augustana College - Illinois (College)
1934-35 Augustana College - Illinois (College)
1935-36 Augustana College - Illinois (College)
1935-36 Kalamazoo Gazettes (Independent)
1936-37 Chicago Duffy Florals (MBC)
1937-38 Moline Turners (AAU)
1938-39 Moline Turners (AAU)
Born in Ohio, (the family lived in Springfield at the time of his birth), the Mead family moved to Maywood, Illinois, where Harry grew up. The 6'10 center starred on the hardcourt at Augustana College and played professional basketball around Illinois for a few years.
Mead married to Marjorie Szekely, whom he met at Augustana, and they had two sons and a daughter.