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Gary T. Hargis
Gary T. Hargis
Induction Year: 1977
Graduation Year: 1966
Sports: Football

2-time all-Iowa Conference (1964-65)
2-time NAIA all-district (1964-65)
NAIA honorable mention All-American (1965)
Iowa Collegiate All-Star Game participant (1965)
Member of the NFL's Minnesota Vikings (1967)

Gary T. Hargis pieced together a terrific collegiate career that ultimately ended in a chance to play professionally. The four-year letterwinner and defensive lineman earned all conference honors twice, taking home honorable mention All-America honors as a senior in 1965. He played in the Iowa Collegiate All-Star Game in 1965 and signed a free agent contract with the NFL's Minnesota Vikings in 1967 after playing for the Des Moines Warriors pro team in 1966.