Saint Joseph's great Jameer Nelson is among the seven individuals who will be inducted into the Big 5 Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place at the Palestra on Monday, April 17, beginning with a reception at 6 p.m. and the awards ceremony at 7 p.m.

Advance tickets ($15) can be purchased online: TICKETS

Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door on the evening of the banquet at a cost of $20.

Joining Nelson in the Class of 2017 are: Carlene Hightower (La Salle) Ibrahim Jaaber (Penn), Lynn Greer (Temple), Randy Foye (Villanova) George Raveling (Villanova), and longtime Philadelphia Inquirer sportswriter Bill Lyon.