Pacers legend George McGinnis elected into Hall of Fame

1969 Indiana Mr. Basketball winner and NBA All-Star George McGinnis waves to the crowd during a ceremony retiring his Indianapolis Washington High School jersey number in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009. McGinnis led Washington High School to the Indiana state basketball championship in 1969. (AP Photo/Tom Strattman)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A Pacers great has been elected into the¬†Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

George McGinnis has been elected into the 2017 class along with Tracy McGrady, Bill Self,and Rebecca Lobo.

He played for the Pacers from 1971-1975.

McGinnis is a 3x NBA All-Star and 2x ABA Champion.

He is one of four players to have their jersey number retired by the Pacers.

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