Jerry Harkness Inducted in 2013

Player Inducted in 2013
Jerry Harkness Jerry Harkness, Inducted into the NYC Hall of Fame in 2013
Photo credit: ( Loyola Ramblers c. 1963)
Jerry Harkness a Harlem native attended DeWitt Clinton HS in the Bronx where he was a star. He played for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Indiana Pacers of the American Basketball Association (ABA).

Harkness played college basketball for the Loyola Ramblers, where he was captain of the 1962–63 team that won the 1963 NCAA national championship. A consensus first-team All-American, Harkness was selected by the Knicks in the second round of the 1963 NBA draft. He was also a civil rights activist.