Mike Tirico WAER Hall of Fame Induction By Joe Lee • Mar 3, 2014 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email VIEW SLIDESHOW 1 of 13 The placque that will hang on the Wall of Fame Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 2 of 13 Attendees gather early to mix and mingle in Newhouse III Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 3 of 13 Mike greets long-time friend and former WAER broadcaster Dan Hoard. Former classmate and fellow WAER broadcaster, Paul Peck, also pictured Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 4 of 13 Festivities were held in the Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium in Newhouse III Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 5 of 13 Mike chatting it up with SU Football great Floyd Little Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 6 of 13 WAER staffers Jennifer Weekes-Osada, Chris Bolt and Eric Cohen pose with supporters John and Carolyn Mays Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 7 of 13 WAER General Manager Joe Lee kicks things off Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 8 of 13 Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 9 of 13 The crowd gathers as the induction ceremony begins Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 10 of 13 Mike takes his seat as the roasting begins with former Newhouse Dean David Rubin Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 11 of 13 Mike enjoys a video roast from WAER alumnus Matt Dery Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 12 of 13 Mike Tirico "is simply the best in the business" is the theme heard throughout the evening Dana Sulit VIEW SLIDESHOW 13 of 13 In his acceptance speech, Mike speaks graciously about his time at WAER and Syracuse University and the importance of family and friends. Dana Sulit WAER inducted celebrated broadcaster Mike Tirico into its Hall of Fame on February 28, 2014 in a ceremony on the Campus of Syracuse University. Credit Dana Alexander Sulit Enjoy these images from the evening's festivities. Tags: Mike TiricoSyracuse UniversityBroadcaster Usports broadcastingWAER Hall of Fame Related Content WAER Inducts Mike Tirico Into Its Hall of Fame 45 years ago View the discussion thread.