Hinkle Fieldhouse

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AP Photo/Tom Strickland

Hinkle Fieldhouse, 1986

 

Jimmy Chitwood hits the winning shot in "Hoosiers."


As you might have heard a time or two when Butler reached the Final Four in 2010 (and again in '11), the Bulldogs' gym was the site for the state championship game at the end of the based-on-a-true-story "Hoosiers." That movie is downright magical to sports fans, but as Gene Hackman pointed out, the basket is 10 feet off the floor, just like everywhere else.