|Born||November 11, 1923|
|Died||September 5, 2015(aged 91)|
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
He played for the Providence Steamrollers of the Basketball Association of America for three games during the 1947–48 season. Downey played at the collegiate level with what are now the Marquette Golden Eagles, and also played basketball with Naval Station Great Lakes.
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- "Bill Downey". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2011-06-06.
- "Bill Downey". ancestry.com (memberhsip required). Retrieved 2016-12-07.
- Veterans still treasure the era when Great Lakes was on top of the sports world
- Career statistics and player information from Basketball-Reference.com