Seven highly accomplished athletes and three revered coaches made up the inaugural class. Led by a number of the best players ever to represent the Wolfpack, in men's and women's basketball, football, women's track and field/cross country and men's soccer, it also includes three transformational coaches.
2012 NC State Athletic Hall of Fame -- Inaugural Class:
- Genia Beasley, Women's Basketball, 1977-80
- Ted Brown, Football, 1975-78
- Everett Case, Men's Basketball (coach), 1946-64
- Roman Gabriel, Football, 1958-61
- Tab Ramos, Men's Soccer, 1984-87
- Jim Ritcher, Football, 1976-79
- Julie Shea, Women's Cross Country T&F, 1977-81
- David Thompson, Men's Basketball, 1972-75
- Jim Valvano ,Men's Basketball (coach), 1980-90
- Kay Yow, Women's Basketball (coach), 1975-09
Fans will also have an opportunity to greet the inductees in person prior to Saturday's football game versus Florida State. The autograph session, which will begin at 6 p.m., will be held in the Fan Zone, which is located on the front lawn between the PNC Arena and Carter-Finley Stadium. The class will also be honored in an on-field ceremony at halftime.
For additional information regarding the NC State Athletic Hall of Fame, visit gopack.com/hof.