- IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (2008)
Don won football letters in 1962-64. He Played both ways as left linebacker and left guard and was a first team All-Big Ten pick in 1964. Don was first team All-American by Sporting News in 1964 and layed in Blue-Gray and Senior Bowl games in 1964 and in the 1965 College All-Star Game. He played three years in the NFL with the Washington Redskins and Chicago Bears.