Hall of Fame

John Henry Freeman

John Henry Freeman

Inducted 1999  • Football


  • Finished third in the nation in punt return yards his sophomore year, and was the Team MVP of 1948 team
  • Scored 16 touchdowns his third and last year on The Bluff, leading the Pacific Coast in scoring and ranked him as one of the top ten point scorers in the country
  • Named Team MVP in 1949 season
  • Selected to All-Coast second team during the 1949 season
  • Signed with the Los Angeles Rams after graduation in 1951, but left for the Navy before the regular season started