- IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (1985)
- Z.G. Clevenger Award (1981)
Tom played basketball between 1963-65 and was co-Most Valuable Player in both 1964 and 1965 with twin brother, Dick. He was second team All-Big Ten and All-American in 1965. Tom was Academic All-American in 1965 and finished his IU career with 1,252 points and 723 rebounds. Tom went on to a successful career in the NBA and was member of the NBA All-Star Team on three occasions.