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Ex-Grambling, Tech stars named for Louisiana shrine
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Roger Carr earned All-American honors as a wide receiver at Louisiana Tech University before going on to Pro Bowl acclaim with the then named Baltimore Colts of the NFL. Carr was announced today as one of the inductees for the 2012 class of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame.

It’s only fitting that Aaron James and Roger Carr are going into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in the same year.

Ironically, the college and professional careers of the legendary performers in two different sports overlapped.

James excelled on the basketball court at Grambling State University from 1970-73.
Five miles away, at Louisiana Tech University, Carr starred on the football field.

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