Sport

Basketball

Years Played

1977-81

Year Inducted

2005

An all-North Central Conference first team selection and team captain of the 1980-81 Bison team that won the NCC championship...Played in 111 games under current Senior Associate AD and Hall of Fame member Erv Inniger, scoring 1,156 points (currently 16th in school history)...His point total was ninth in school history when he graduated...His .546 career FG pct. sixth in school history & his .973 FT pct. mark in 1979-80 is still an NCC record...Received NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship in 1981...Finalist for the NCC’s 1981 Stan Marshall Award...Made 266 free throws in a row at the 2003 NCAA Final Four fans’ Hoop Shoot...Head girls’ basketball coach for two seasons at Benson (Minn.) High School, leading the team to a 21-2 record and first-ever conference title in 1982, and an 18-6 record and first-ever state tournament appearance in 1983...NDSU graduate assistant men’s basketball coach from 1983-85...Three-year letterwinner in football, basketball and baseball at Breckenridge (Minn.) High School...Team captain of all three squads as a senior...Played basketball for his father at Breckenridge...Named top athlete at the high school as a senior...In 2003, Lipp founded Akros Capital to provide high-value-added investment services for wealthy individuals, instutions and retail customers...Akros Capital’s multi-equity product has provided investors a 22.5% return thru August 2005, ranking it No. 1 among all multi-cap equity products in the country...Prior to founding Akros Capital, he was the managing director at Credit Suisse Asset Management (1999-2003) and Warburg Pincus Asset Management (1994-99)...Also worked at Strong Capital Management (1987-1994)...Currently living in Somers, N.Y., Brady and his wife, Michelle, have three children, Susan, Erin and Lauren.