University of Evansville - Weeping Basketball Memorial Fountain

1800 Lincoln Ave. Evansville, Indiana 47722

A memorial has been constructed at the University of Evansville known as the "Weeping Basketball." On stone slabs are engraved the names of the players who were killed, including Furr. (The final name on the monument is that of Charles Goad of the Goad Equipment Company, invited on the flight by his friend Bob Hudson.)

Other Places to Discover!

  • 226 Main St.
  • (812) 550-1553

Coffee.  Confections.  Cats.   What more could your want?  Established in 2017, the River Kitty Cat Cafe is a must stop in Evansville's thriving Downtown district.  Former owners, Annette Gries & Nancy Drake, have created the purrr-fect atmosphere for you to have a…

  • 411 SE Riverside Dr.
  • (812) 425-2406

The Evansville Museum of Arts, History & Science houses a permanent collection of more than 30,000 objects, including fine and decorative art, as well as historic, anthropological, and natural history artifacts. Over twenty temporary, regional and international exhibitions are displayed each…

  • 8215 Pollack Ave
  • (812) 853-3956

See earthen mounds built by Native Americans known as Mississippians 1,000 years ago. Learn about noted Indiana archaeologist Glenn Black.

Other Lists this Appears on