There may be little mystery to hoops history, but, so you know, the Butler did it. Indeed, Hinkle Fieldhouse, the setting for the finale in "Hoosiers," is a living legend among hardwoods and an institution in sports-savvy Indianapolis. Take a photo tour, then make the Pilgrimage to Hinkle.
Built in 1928, the arena was too big for Butler, yet just right for Indiana's high school championship tourney. (Butler University Archives)