Austin High School
- All-American Recognition: 1961 (Converse 2nd Team) and 1962 (Converse 1st Team, United States Basketball Writers Association 1st Team, National Association of Basketball Coaches 2nd Team, Associated Press 3rd Team, United Press International 3rd Team)
- Ranked among the nation's leaders in field-goal percentage in 1960 (2nd) and 1961 (14th)
- Leading scorer and rebounder for 1962 NCAA champion (29-2 record), leading rebounder and second-leading scorer for 1961 NCAA champion (27-3), and third-leading scorer and second-leading rebounder for 1960 national third-place team (28-2)
- Final Four Most Outstanding Player in 1962 (58 points, 38 rebounds, 63.9 FG%)
- Named to 1962 All-NCAA Tournament team
- Averaged 18.4 points and 13.3 rebounds in 12 NCAA Tournament games from 1960 through 1962 (11-1 record)
- Selected by the New York Knicks in first round of 1962 NBA draft (2nd pick overall).