The Murray State Athletics department announced the 37th class of the MSU Hall of Fame on Wednesday. The 2019 class of five men and four women includes a pair of greats from football and men’s track and field, as well as one selection each from men’s basketball, women’s track and field, rifle and coaches.
The class consists of coach Connie Keasling (1984-87, 1992-11) of women’s tennis, football’s Rob Hart (1995-99) and Austin Lane (2006-09), Stevon Roberts (1990-93) and Siebert Straughn (1989-02) of men’s track and field. MSU women’s track and field sprinter Alexis Love (2009-13) is also part of the 2019 class along with De’Teri Mayes (1996-98) of men’s basketball, Morgan Hicks (2001-04) of rifle, and women’s track and field and basketball pioneer Pat Ward-Seib (1967-71).
The induction weekend includes a Nov. 15 dinner at the CFSB Center and class recognition at the Murray State football game on Nov. 16 when the Racers host Austin Peay at 1 p.m. at Roy Stewart Stadium. There also will be recognition for the group at a Murray State basketball game at the CFSB Center after the football game.