Born August 14, 1920 Gorham Getchell played in the NBA mainly as a Centre during their playing career, season(s): 1947-1947. Charles Gorham Getchell was an American professional basketball and American football player. He played one season in the Basketball Association of America as a member of the Pittsburgh Ironmen. During the 1947 National Football League season Getchell was a member of the Baltimore Colts. He attended Temple University.