Born: September 11, 1903
Hometown: Tupelo, MS
Year of Induction: 1967
Mississippi State (1922-1925)
• Lettered in football and basketball
Football Coaching Career
Copiah-Lincoln Community College (1928-1938)
• Coached football team to 8 championships in 10 years
Millsaps College (1939-1941)
Did You Know?
Stone got his nickname, Hook, at Mississippi State where he was famous for his hook pass on the basketball court. He could jump up for a rebound and hook the ball to a teammate before his feet touched the floor.