One could not find a busier college schedule than that of Joe Corless--a three sport athlete, cheerleader, and student council representative, Corless balanced it all with pre-medical studies, graduating in 1935.

Corless played in 52 games for the Fred Mesmer teams of the mid 1930's, starting at guard alongside a number of candidates for the position. Through it all, Corless was a team mainstay,a nd was recognized in the press for his defensive skills.

Following undergraduate studies, Corless pursued a medical degree at Georgetown and later served in World War II. In his later career, he was named a fellow of the International College of Surgeons.

Season

GP

GS

Min

FG

FGA

%

3FG

3GA

%

FT

FTA

%

Off

Reb

Avg

PF

Ast

Blk

Stl

Pts

Avg

1932-33 11 26 2.5
1933-34 22 72 3.3
1934-35 19 69 3.4
Totals 52 167 3.2
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