On Sunday, Hall of Fame day starts with a special mass in the University Church at 9:30 a.m. with the awards ceremony brunch beginning at 11:00 a.m. in the McGinley Center Ballroom.
Eight new members will join the likes of Vince Lombardi, Frankie Frisch and Wellington Mara in the Fordham Athletic Hall of Fame. The 2009 class includes:
Joe Bernal - Swimming Coach
Matt Fordyce '03 - Football
Charlie Gulotta '68 - Water Polo and Swimming
Daniel Iannuzzi '81 - Swimming and Water Polo
Andy Nacrelli '55 - Football
Greg McClure '01 - Rowing
Joe Pantginis '91 - Track & Field
Amanda Vogel '99 - Rowing
The men's basketball team then faces Duquesne University in an Atlantic 10 contest in the Rose Hill Gym at 1:00 p.m. in a nationally televised game on CBS Sports Network. The game will also be streamed online (for a fee). You can also listen to the game on WFUV (90.7 FM) and online at www.wfuv.org and follow the game via GameTracker Live.
The new Hall of Famers will be introduced to the crowd at halftime.
Tickets for the men's and women's basketball games are available at the door. There is no charge for the men's and women's swim meet with La Salle.