By: Terrill J. Weil
Da Boot Sports!
Dalton Hilliard Jr. son of former LSU and New Orleans Saints great, Dalton Hilliard Sr. is dead at 29.
Hilliard was a New Orleans native who attended high school at Brother Martin where he
led the Crusaders to four consecutive playoff appearances on the gridiron. During his senior season, he rushed for a school record 20 touchdowns.
Hilliard Jr. played four seasons with the Nicholls Colonels from 2010-13. He played in
ten games as a senior in 2013, totaling 371 yards rushing on 66 carries, averaging 5.6 yards per carry and rushing for five touchdowns.
No cause of his death was mentioned.
Everyone here at 'Da Boot Sports' send our Prayers and Sincere Condolences to the Hilliard family. We are deeply saddened by your loss. Our hearts go out to you.