H.B. “Bebe” Lee, director of athletics at Kansas State University from 1956 to 1968, died Sunday at the age of 96 in Southport, N. C.
Following a successful stint as head basketball coach at the University of Colorado, which culminated with a Final Four appearance in 1955, Lee became the youngest athletics director in the Big Seven Conference when he took over the Wildcat athletic program.
The K-State men’s basketball team, under the direction of Hall of Fame coach Tex Winter, advanced to six NCAA tournaments as
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