Dover, Del. (Sep. 15, 2014) --- Fifteen former Hornet athletic greats were honored during Delaware State University’s 14th annual Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony and the University’s Martin Luther King Student Center last week.

The new hall-of-fame inductees were also recognized at halftime of the Hornets’ football contest against Towson last Saturday.

The emcee for the event was legendary South Carolina State University head football coach and College Football Hall of Famer Willie Jeffries.

Delaware State University President Dr. Harry L. Williams attended the ceremony, along with DSU Director of Athletics Candy Young and about 25 past hall-of-fame inductees.

2014 Delaware State University Athletics Hall of Fame Class
Delores Blakely                                 Basketball
William “Skip” Clark                           Football
Rafael A. Cora Cintron                      Baseball
Desi L. Day                                        Football
Fay R. (Green) Nance                       Track & Field
Donald W. Haman                             Football
Wardell Holt                                       Football
Cora Evern Jackson-Robinson         Track & Field
George W. Lewis                               Football
Willie C. Murray                                 Football
Robert L. Nixon                                 Football
Michael D. North                               Football
Robert L. Watson                              Football
Albert Williams, Jr.                            Football
David C. Withers                               Basketball
Delaware State hall of fame