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Former Georgia Tech quarterback Joe Hamilton elected to College Football Hall of Fame

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Posted at 10:49 PM, May 22, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-22 22:49:00-04

ATLANTA, Ga -- The National Football Foundation announced on Thursday that former Georgia Tech quarterback Joe Hamilton will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame later this year.

Hamilton, Georgia Tech’s quarterback from 1996 to 1999 and the runner-up in the 1999 Heisman Trophy race, will join 13 other former All-Americans from all levels of college football, and two legendary head coaches in the class of 2014.

The official induction ceremony takes place Dec. 9 at the NFF Annual Awards Dinner in New York.