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Alan Banks
Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame
TYPE
Athlete
YEAR INDUCTED
1996
Alan Banks played basketball for the Bisons from 1978-1982. During Alan's outstanding career, he was named All-Conference in 1980, 1981, and 1982 and All-District 24 in 1981 and in 1982. During Alan's Senior season, he was named NAIA All-American. Alan, a four year starter, finished his career with 1959 points breaking the school's all-time scoring record. In 1982 Alan was captain and one of the key players that led Lipscomb to its first ever NAIA National Tournament appearance. Since leaving Lipscomb, Alan has been just as successful off the court becoming one of Nashville's top business leaders. When you list the all-time greats to wear a Bison uniform, Alan Banks' name will always be at the top of the list.
Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominate Someone to the Athletic Hall of Fame

To nominate an individual for the Lipscomb University Athletic Hall of Fame please forward nomination material to Philip Hutcheson, Lipscomb University Athletics, One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951. The formal deadline for nominations is December 1 of the year prior to induction. To nominate an individual for the Lipscomb University Athletic Hall of Fame please provide as much data as possible in support of your nomination.

Nominees must fall into one of three categories with the following criteria taken into consideration:

  • Athlete: Career statistics; Conference, Regional, All-American and National honors; Leadership, service and continued support of Lipscomb University are all taken into consideration for each nominee.
  • Coach: Career record; Length of tenure, number of all-conference, all-region, all-american and scholar-athletes, as well as, impact made on the school. Post Lipscomb success is also taken into consideration for the Coach category
  • Meritorious Service: Truly exceptional contributions and service to the athletic program by one who does not qualify for the athlete or coach category.