UND Roster



Class 1959
  • Inducted into the Purcell Pavilion Ring of Honor on January 17, 2015
  • All-time leading rebounder in Notre Dame history (1,318)
  • First African-American player to earn All-America honors at Notre Dame
  • First Notre Dame player to average double figures in scoring and rebounding throughout his career
  • Finished with 1,820 points, ninth on the Notre Dame career scoring list
  • First round draft pick of the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1959 NBA Draft
  • Scored 6,672 points with 4,607 points during his NBA career

Hawkins an Irish Trailblazer On and Off Court