|Team:||Basketball; Inducted 1980|
Dan Hansard graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a BA in 1967. As a student, he was named to the Small College All-Catholic Basketball Team (1965) and was the Co-Captain of the Tommies' MIAC Champion basketball team (1967). He was the first St. Thomas student-athlete to be voted CoSIDA Academic All-American and played in two NAIA National tournaments in Kansas City. Hansard scored 1,320 points in his career and now ranks 15th on the all-time St. Thomas list. He broke the school record for career rebounds (803) and now ranks sixth overall. He led the team to a 31-1 record in conference in his last two seasons.