Roch HontasFootball, 1976-79
Tulane University

Inducted: 1988

  • A native of Canton, Ohio, who shattered every Tulane passing record in 1979 en route to leading the Green Wave to a 9-2 regular season record and a berth in the prestigious Liberty Bowl.
  • Left Tulane with school career marks for pass attempts (502 of 857 for a 58.5 percentage), touchdown passes (39), yards passing (5,669), and total offensive yards (5,668).
  • Had his greatest season as a senior breaking school records for passes completed and attempted (215 of 267), passing yardage (2,345), pass completion percentage (58.5%) and touchdown passes (21).
  • Inducted into the Tulane Athletics Hall of Fame in 1986.