Greg Smith – Region 2
Princeton Dotson High School / Caldwell County High School
Greg began his basketball career at Princeton Dotson High School along with his brother Dwight. They would lead Dotson to the Sweet 16 in 1964. Brother Dwight moved on to Western Kentucky University while Greg’s school, Princeton Dotson merged into Caldwell County, a new consolidated high school in the second region. Greg’s senior year at Caldwell County was phenomenal. He averaged 16 points per game, had a school record 36 rebound game vs. Madisonville Rosenwald and led his Cubs to the Sweet 16 where he was named to the All-Tournament Team. After graduation, Greg joined Dwight at WKU. Greg’s career there garnered him two OVC titles and NCAA berths, two All-OVC Team selections and an eight year NBA career. He played on the 1971 Milwaukee Bucks NBA championship team. He is the only Caldwell County player to have his jersey retired. Greg Smith joins his brother Dwight as the only brothers to be inducted into the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame.