Dover, Del. (Mar. 1, 2017) --- Delaware State University is seeking nominations for its 2017 Athletics Hall-of-Fame class. Former DSU student-athletes who graduated or completed their eligibility prior to 2012 after completing at least two (2) years of participation in one or more sports are eligible for consideration. Hall of Fame nominations are also being accepted for former Delaware State University coaches and administrators, as well as supporters of the university's athletics program.

The 2017 DSU Athletics Hall-of-Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony is set for Sep. 22 in Dover. The new hall-of-fame members will also be recognied at halftime of the Hornets' football home opener against Norfolk State the following day.

Nominations for the 2017 hall-of-fame class will be accepted until April 30, 2017.       

The DSU Athletics Hall-of-Fame was established in 1985. Since then, some 300 former athletes, coaches and administrators have been inducted.

Proceeds from the banquet provide assistance to Delaware State University athletics.

For more information, call the DSU Athletics Media Relations Department at (302) 857-6068.  


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