Hall of Fame - Inductee Detail

Kenny Gamble

Kenny Gamble


  • Position: Running back
  • School: Colgate
  • High School: Holyoke, MA (Holyoke HS), Ashburnham, MA (Cushing Academy)
  • Years: 1984-1987
  • Inducted: 2002
  • Place of Birth: Holyoke, MA
  • Date of Birth: Mar 08, 1965
  • Jersey Number: 2
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 197

Member Biography

In 1986, Kenny Gamble of Colgate led the nation in all purpose yardage, 2,425 and rushing yardage, 1,816. In 1987, he led in all- purpose yards, 2,097, was second in rushing yards, 1,411, and won the Walter Payton Award as the nation's best player in Division I-AA. He led his team in rushing four years, set 29 school records, and won the Andy Kerr Trophy as Colgate's most valuable player. He played professional with the Kansas City Chiefs.