Hall of Fame

Harry (Eva) Talbot

Played football at Louisiana tech in 1917 and 1919 and nearly 60 years later, in 1972 he was named our University's "Alumnus of the Year" for his many contributions to Tech throughout his life. After graduating from Tech, Talbot went to earn a Law Degree from Tulane where he also played football and became team captain in 1923...One of the state's most respected attorneys, Mr. Talbot directed successful election campaigns for two governors - Jimmie Davis in 1944 and Earl K. Long in 1948. Mr. Talbot passed away on August 13, 1982 at the age of 81.