Sukup Basketball Complex

Sukup Basketball ComplexThe Sukup Basketball Complex is named in honor of the Sukup family of Sheffield, Iowa. Eugene and Mary Sukup founded Sukup Manufacturing, the world’s largest family-owned manufacturer of grain bins and drying equipment, in 1963. Eugene and Mary Sukup received honorary ISU degrees in 2010. Charles Sukup, president of the company, earned two degrees in agricultural engineering from ISU. Steven Sukup, vice president and chief financial offer, earned an ISU degree in industrial engineering. (The following members of the Sukup family are Tau Beta Pi members: Eugene G. Sukup, IA A, 2010, was initiated by Iowa Alpha an an Eminent Engineer; Charles E. Sukup, IA A, 1976, was initiated by Iowa Alpha as a student; Jonathan H. Sukup, IA A, 2012, was initiated by Iowa Alpha as a student)