Former Temple coach Wayne Hardin was voted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

Hardin coached at Navy from 1959-64 and Temple from 1970-82. He is Owls' all-time wins leader (80). He led Temple in 1979 to a No. 17 ranking in the final AP poll, a 10-2 record and Garden State Bowl victory.

Ron Dayne is the other member of the 2013 HOF class with local ties. The former Wisconsin running back was a standout football and track athlete at Overbrook High School in South Jersey. Dayne won the 1999 Heisman Trophy while at Wisconsin.