Nelson Smotherman

Inducted 1997

Statistician TSSAA Boys’ State Basketball Tournament (1960 - Present)

Statistician TSSAA Girls’ State Basketball Tournament (1961 – Present)

1991—Publishing of the TSSAA State Record Book, which he compiled records for

TSSAA State Tournament Network (1974 Present)

WAPB Radio 2 Years

WGNS Radio 20 Years (1950 –1955); (1960 – 1975)

WMTS Radio 1976 – 1980 4 Years

  • Mr. Smotherman once compiled a complete history of Murfreesboro Central High School football
  • Compiled statistics for the late Monte Hale, sports announcer for WGNS
  • Has compiled TSSAA Boys’ State Basketball Tournament records dating back to the beginning of the tournaments in 1921
  • Compiled Girls’ State Basketball Tournament records from 1922 – 1929 and again from 1958 to the present.

Other 1997 Inductees

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