Role Basketball Player
Career end 1957
Name Forest Able
Career start 1956
|Listed weight 180 lb (82 kg)|
Weight 82 kg
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Height 1.91 m
Positions Basketball positions
|Born July 27, 1932 (age 83) (1932-07-27) |
High school Fairdale (Fairdale, Kentucky)
College Western Kentucky (1953–1956)
NBA draft 1956 / Round: 3 / Pick: 20th overall
Education Western Kentucky University
Forest Edward "Frosty" Able (born July 27, 1932) is a retired American basketball player.
A 6'3" (1.90 m) guard, Able attended Fairdale High School in Louisville before starring at Western Kentucky University in the early 1950s, where he tallied 1,221 career points. Afterwards, he had a brief stint with the Syracuse Nationals, who selected him in the 1956 NBA draft. Forest is a member of the Western Kentucky University Hall of Fame.