(Waco) – The Texas Sports Hall of Fame Selection Committee, comprised of media members around the state and chaired by Denne Freeman, has set the final ballot of nominees to be voted on for the Class of 2015. Generally six nominees from the primary ballot and two from the veteran ballot will comprise the Class of 2015.
FRED AKERS - Football / University of Texas GIL BRANDT-Football / Dallas Cowboys TREVOR BRAZILE - Rodeo / Decatur, TX CECIL COOPER – Baseball / Brenham, TX RUDY DAVALOS – Basketball / San Antonio, TX CLINT DEMPSEY - Soccer / Nacogdoches, TX TY DETMER – Football / San Antonio, TX DAVE ELMENDORF - Football / Texas A&M University JACOB GREEN – Football / Texas A&M University FLO HYMAN (Deceased) – Volleyball / University of Houston NASTIA LIUKIN - Gymnastics / Plano, TX GARY PATTERSON - Football / TCU RICKY PIERCE – Basketball / Rice University RICHARD QUICK (Deceased) - Swimming / SMU NOLAN RICHARDSON - Basketball / El Paso, TX MICHAEL STRAHAN – Football / Texas Southern DANA VOLLMER – Swimming / Granbury, TX EVERSON WALLS – Football / Dallas Cowboys JEREMY WARINER – Track / Baylor University WILSON WHITLEY (Deceased) - Football / University of Houston
2015 VETERAN BALLOT NOMINEES
JAY ARNETTE – Basketball / University of Texas ZELMO BEATY (Deceased) - Basketball / Woodville, TX BOBBY CAVAZOS (Deceased) - Football / Texas Tech University ANDY COOPER (Deceased) – Baseball / Waco, TX KEN GRAY - Football / San Saba, TX CLIFF HARRIS – Football / Dallas Cowboys KING HILL (Deceased) – Football / Rice University LUCIOUS “LUKE” JACKSON / Basketball / Pan American College DAVE MARR (Deceased) – Golf / Houston, TX JACK MILDREN (Deceased) - Football / Abilene, TX JAMES SAXTON (Deceased) – Football / University of Texas HILTON SMITH (Deceased.) - Baseball / Giddings, TX