Originally written on Fox Sports Carolinas  |  Last updated 6/29/12
N.C. State recently revealed the members of the first class that will be enshrined in its new Hall of Fame that opens this October. The inaugural class holds few surprises. David Thompson, the greatest basketball player in ACC history, is on the list. So are former Wolfpack hoops coaches Everett Case, known as the Father of the ACC because he made the sport so important on Tobacco Road, and Jim Valvano. NCSU football isnt nearly as decorated as its basketball brethren, but the initial HOF class includes three excellent former players who wore the red and white: Roman Gabriel, Jim Ritcher and Ted Brown. Memories of the trio spawned thoughts about footballs historical place at N.C. State and the other deserving gridders in the programs history. So to respect the school launching this exciting annual campaign, let's look at the top 10 N.C. State football players of all time: 10. Dave Amerson Entering his junior season with the Wolfpack, Amerson could eventually climb this list....
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