1978 Inductees

JACK FRIEL – Coach (Basketball)
Dean of all-time WSU coaches, he guided the Cougars to over 500 wins in nearly 30 years of coaching. He won five Coast Conference divisional titles and in 1941 competed for the NCAA championship. Long active on the NCAA rules committee.


DON PAUL – Football
An All-American halfback from Washington State who spent nine seasons in the NFL. An outstanding defensive player, he was named All-Pro in 1955 while playing on the second of three Cleveland Browns championship teams. For five seasons, he played both offensive and defensive for the Browns. From Fife.