Eugene F. “Gene” Corrigan

Inducted: 2019
  • Four-year starter for the lacrosse team at Duke University
  • Trailblazer in college sports programs, especially in their management and funding, and a huge supporter of women’s athletics
  • In addition to lacrosse, he also coached football, basketball, and soccer and served as athletic director at various universities
  • Served as commissioner of the ACC from 1987-1997
  • President of the NCAA for two years