HBCU Classic Sports

            August 2022

                           Football Edition, Volume I

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Legendary Coach

Pete Richardson

    HBCU     Power Poll

Pre-season

1. SC State (0-0)
2. Jackson St. (0-0)
3. Florida A&M (0-0)
4. Alabama A&M (0-0)
5. Bowie State (0-0)
6. Prairie View (0-0)
7. Albany State (0-0)
8. NC Central (0-0)
9. Fayetteville St. (0-0)          10. Savannah St. (0-0)

 2022 HBCU Classics          Pre-season All-Americans

DEFENSE

Edge, Isaiah Land, Florida A&M
LB Aubrey Miller, Jackson State
DB Shilo Sanders, Jackson State
DL Jason Dumas, SUBR
LB Jeblonski Green, SC State
Edge, Jordan Lewis, Southern

14th winningest HBCU football coach
Win/Loss: 169-76-1

Muhammad Ali

1942-2016

 Bill Nunn Jr.

1924-2014

Bill Nunn, Jr., the multi-talented visionary transformed both, the Pittsburgh Steelers into Super Bowl Champions, and the NFL.

      2022 HBCU Classics               Pre-season All-Americans

OFFENSE

QB Shedeur Sanders, Jackson State
WR Malachi Wideman, Jackson State
WR Xavier Smith, FAMU
WR Abdul-Fatai Ibrahim, Alabama A&M
WR Shaquan Davis, SC State
OL Mark Evans II, UAPB
TE Kemari Averett, Bethune