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1987 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame Class

Karl Nielson (Football/Basketball/Track, 1935-38)

Neilson earned nine varsity athletic letters. He started at halfback and fullback at Arizona State Teaching College of both teams 1935, 1936, and 1937. He played first teams basketball in 1935-36, 1936-37, 1939-38 serving as team captain in 1937-38.

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