Paul Wells

Born: January 6, 1892

Died: January 10, 1975

Hometown: Iuka, MS

Year of Induction: 1970


College Career

Mississippi State (1911-1915)

• Captain football (’13)

• Captain track (’14)

• 8 varsity letters track and football

• Co-holder World’s Record 220-yard run (’14)

• Tied AAU record in 100-yard dash (’15)

Did You Know?

Wells held the SEC record for the 220 yard dash until it was broken by another Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame member, Billy Stacy, in the late 50’s.

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