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Hoosier Basketball Hero Passes Away
Updated May 5, 2013 12:05 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(HUNTINGBURG) - One of the men responsible for Indiana University's first NCAA basketball championship has passed away.

Robert "Bob" Menke was on the 1940 IU team that took the crown. Menke went on to found OFS Brands in Huntingburg.

The company employs over 2,000 workers.

Menke was 88.



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