Hall of Fame
VanDerveer should have quite a week ahead. Her top-seeded Cardinal (33-2) take on No. 2 seed Texas A&M in the national semifinals at the Final Four. She could also be named to the Naismith Hall of Fame on Monday night.
Bill Alhouse, a longtime assistant baseball coach at Stanford and a member of the college baseball coaches’ Hall of Fame, has died. He was 85.
Former University of San Francisco Don, Ollie Matson, a Hall of Fame running back who had a 14-year NFL career and won two medals at the 1952 Olympics, has died. He was 80.
Former Warriors stars Chris Mullin and Jamaal Wilkes and are among 12 finalists for induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame. Stanford women’s coach Tara VanDerveer, was also nominated Friday in Los Angeles, where the NBA All-Star game will be played this weekend.
Hall of Fame voters seem intent to prevent the cloud of the “Steroids Era” from covering Cooperstown. That doesn’t bode well for former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds, whose name will be on the ballot in two years.
SACRAMENTO (AP) – Actress Betty White, former Secretary of State George Shultz, painter Wayne Thiebaud and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg are the latest to join California’s Hall of Fame. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and first lady […]
George Blanda, the seemingly ageless Hall of Fame quarterback and kicker whose 26-year career was best remembered for a remarkable run of late-game theatrics with the Oakland Raiders, has died. He was 83.
John Madden explains the difficulty in predicting NFL week three match-ups.
KCBS morning news anchor Stan Bunger is a Hall of Famer! The Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame announced their 20-member class of 2010 today, and Bunger is one of only two inductees in the […]
CANTON, Ohio (AP) _ Many consider him the greatest wide receiver in NFL history. Former 49ers great Jerry Rice leads an illustrious group into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.