Friday, 22 June, 2018

Taylor named to College Football Hall of Fame

Charles Woodson on the red carpet of the NFL honors night at the Wortham Theater Center on Saturday Feb. 4 2017 in Houston Aaron Taylor selected for College Football Hall of Fame
Edward Snyder | 09 January, 2018, 00:58

Their accomplishments will be forever immortalized at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta.

The College Football Hall of Fame is adding 13 new members as part of the Class of 2018, it was announced Monday-including former UNC head coach Mack Brown. He is the winningest coach in Virginia Tech history and has won 7 conference championships and 11 bowl games.

Dickenson played professionally for 12 seasons, mostly in the CFL, where he led the B.C. Lions to the 2006 Grey Cup championship.

Beamer's college record stands at 280-144-4 (65.9%).

"I'd like to thank our administration and former Virginia Tech players, coaches and support staff", Beamer said in a statement released by Virginia Tech.




Beamer will be joined in the class by former North Carolina and Texas coach Mack Brown and former MI standout Charles Woodson, who won the Heisman Trophy.

MORE: Is Virginia Tech's "Enter Sandman" the best entrance music in college football?

The 2018 College Football Hall of Fame class will be officially inducted at the 61st National Football Foundation annual awards dinner on December 4 in NY.

The rest of the class will be unveiled tomorrow during the College Football Playoff national championship, with an induction ceremony planned for December 4 in NY. The inductees will also be recognized at their respective collegiate institutions with NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salutes, presented by Fidelity Investments, during the fall.

Taylor will be the 18th former NU player to go into the College Football Hall of Fame, and the Huskers have 24 overall inductees when including six former coaches.

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