|Born||November 1, 1918|
|Died||June 6, 1983
Fort Wayne, Indiana
|Listed height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Listed weight||170 lb (77 kg)|
|High school||Central (Fort Wayne, Indiana)|
|Position||Forward / Guard|
|Fort Wayne Pistons|
|1948–1949||Fort Wayne Pistons|
|Career highlights and awards|
Paul Carlyle "Curly" Armstrong (November 1, 1918 – June 6, 1983) was an American professional basketball player.
A 5'11" guard/forward, Armstrong starred at Central High School in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he reached two state championship games while leading his team to a 50-6 record. In the late 1930s and early 1940s, Armstrong attended Indiana University, earning All-Big Ten Conference honors during his junior year. He then played, and briefly coached, for the Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons professional basketball team (today's Detroit Pistons). He was inducted into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in 1980.
- Career statistics and player information from Basketball-Reference.com
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