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Top 15 Greatest College Athletes
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No. 1
Jim Brown
Arguably the best ever at not one but two college sports, Brown was a first-team All-America and the only college Hall of Famer in both football and lacrosse. He rushed for 986 yards as a senior (third-most in the country, even though his team played only eight games) while leading the nation with 43 goals for the undefeated Orangemen in 1956-57.
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