Florida coach Billy Napier named to Furman University Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2022

Graham Hall
Gator Sports
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Florida football head coach Billy Napier is being inducted into Furman University's Athletic Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2022, the school announced Tuesday. 

During Napier's four-year tenure with the program, Furman experienced significant success, and he continues to hold passing records with the program. 

Napier starred as Furman's quarterback from 1999-2002 and helped lead the program to a pair of Southern Conference Championships, including during the 2001 season, which also saw the Paladins post a 12-3 record and a NCAA I-AA (FCS) national runner-up finish.

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Napier was named a two-time All-SoCon selection, and he continues to hold several records with the program, including the all-time career completion percentage (64.5) and the single-game completion percentage (100), the latter of which Napier achieved in a 24-17 victory over Georgia Southern in the I-AA playoff semifinals, which snapped GSU's 39-game home winning streak. 

Furman will announce additional details at a later time, including the date, location and time for the enshrinement ceremony, according to the school. 

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