HBCU Classic Sports

             May  2022

     Football Edition, Volume I

CIAA FOOTBALL

NCAA DII Playoff Quarterfinal

Valdosta State

41

Bowie State

17

Individual Leaders

Rushing

Name

School

Avg./C

TD

Avg./G

Sidney Gibbs

Shaw

5.7

6

94.9

Calil Wilkins

Bowie St.

5.0

10

94.1

Jada Byers

Virginia Union

5.4

12

91.0

Andre Brandon

Shaw

5.1

10

50.8

Donshel Jetton

Fayetteville St.

5.5

4

68.9

Passing

Name

School

Efficiency

TD

Bryce Whitt

Chowan

167.1

31

Khari Lane

Fayetteville St.

170.0

20

Ja’Rome Johnson

Bowie St.

143.9

25

Khalid Morris

Virginia Union

130.3

12

Kevin Caldwell

Elizabeth City

109.1

12

Receiving

Name

School

Rec.

TD

Yds./G

Imeek Watkins

Chowan

68

10

88.6

Reggie Bryant

J.C. Smith

49

7

86.6

Charles Hall

Virginia Union

33

6

90.3

Laurence King

Chowan

51

8

73.1

Tyeous Sharpe

Fayetteville St.

40

7

52.9

DEFENSE

Tackles-Sacks

Name

School

Solo

TFL

Sacks

Devon Hunt

Shaw

50

10.0

3.0

Keyshawn James

Fayetteville St.

32

23.5

10.5

Jonathan Ross

Bowie St.

43

29.0

10.0

Javon Frazier

Virginia St.

18

13.5

9.0

Joshua Pryor

Bowie St.

43

29.0

10.0

Passes Defensed

Raymond Boone

Bowie St.

9

6

0

Brandon Barnes-Brown

Fayetteville St.

13

5

1

Taeyon Reynolds

Elizabeth City St.

9

4

0

Joshua Williams

Fayetteville St.

9

3

1

Tevin Singleton

Bowie St.

12

3

1

2021 All-CIAA Football Team

Source: theciaa.org

courtesy: Bowie Athletics

   Bowie State Coach Damon Wilson (89-45) earns AFCA Coach of the Year Award after 12-2 season.              (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

Bowie State Wins Third-Straight CIAA Title 

 Bowie State Bulldogs (10-1) win 3rd consecutive CIAA Chip, hold off FSU Broncos (8-2) in Salem, Va.                 (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

#14 Bowie Bulldogs Crush Elizabeth City State

     Bowie State Bulldogs (9-1) run the CIAA table undefeated, open can on Elizabeth City Vikings (3-7).                  (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

#13 Bowie State Claims Third Straight CIAA Northern Division Title

     Bowie State (7-1) once again, class of CIAA, secures North title in defeat of Lincoln Lions (1-8).                    (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

Bowie State Limits Virginia Union in Road Win

Bowie State (7-1) defense limits Virginia Union (4-4) to 64 rushing yds., take Hovey Field in Richmond.      (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

#16 Bulldogs Outlasts Virginia State, 51-44

           Bowie State (6-1) closing in on CIAA North, survives 55-51 shootout; Virginia State (2-4).                     (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

#16 Bowie State Cages #24 Chowan

 Bowie St. Bulldogs (5-1) shutdown high scoring Chowan Hawks (5-1) held to 3 pts. in Murfreesboro.       (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

No. 25 Bowie State Holds Off Saginaw Valley

  Bowie Bulldogs (1-1) rebound after tough FCS loss, take down Saginaw Valley (1-1) in Bowie, MD.                (courtesy: bsubulldogs.com)

HORNETS HOLD OFF BOWIE STATE FOR SEASON-OPENING WIN

   Delaware Hornets (1-0) DB, Esaias Guthrie separates from Bowie Bulldogs (0-1) on 87 yd. pick 6.          (courtesy: dsuhornets.com)

courtesy: Fayetteville State Athletics

FSU Broncos  Hold On to Victory over WSSU

        Fayetteville State Broncos (8-1) run the CIAA table undefeated, hold off WSSU Rams (3-6).                        (courtesy: fsubroncos.com)

Fayetteville State Claims Fourth Straight CIAA Southern Division Title

     Fayetteville Broncos (7-1) secure another bid to CIAA championship, thump Livingstone (1-8).              (courtesy:fsubroncos.com)

Fayetteville State Overpowers St. Augustine’s

        Fayetteville St. Broncos (6-1) pitch 2nd half shut out, pull away from St. Augustine’s (0-6).                       (courtesy: fsubroncos.com)

Broncos Celebrate with Victory over J.C. Smith

 FSU Broncos (5-1) have field day with Johnson C. Smith (0-6) total 505 yd. offense in homecoming fiasco.        (courtesy: fsubroncos.com)

Special Teams Lifts Fayetteville State

               Fayetteville Broncos (4-1) cool off red hot Shaw Bears (3-3) despite 5 fumbles in downpour.                                 (courtesy: fsubroncos.com)

Broncos Open Season with 47-6 Down East Viking Football Classic Victory

         Fayetteville Broncos (1-0) continue their winning ways, defeat Elizabeth City Vikings (0-1) in style.                    (courtesy: fsubroncos.com)

courtesy: Shaw Bears Athletics

Special Teams Lifts Fayetteville State

           Fayetteville Broncos (4-1) cool off red hot Shaw Bears (3-3) despite 5 fumbles in downpour.                            (courtesy: fsubroncos.com)

Bears Blank Marauders 52-0 in Home Opener

          Shaw Bears (1-2) rushing attack (299 yds.) proves too much for Central State (1-2) in shutout.                      (courtesy: shawbears.com)

#24 Bulldogs roll past Shaw in opener

 Wingate Bulldogs (1-0) score five consecutive times before calling the dogs off Shaw Bears (0-1).                    (courtesy: wingatebulldogs.com)

Trojans Earn First Win Against The Falcons

 Virginia St. Trojans (1-3) earn 1st win after uncharacteristic slow start, put down St. Aug’s (0-3) in Ettrick.        (courtesy: govsutrojans.com)

Panthers Power Past Virginia State

      Ohio Dominican Panthers (2-0) defense shuts out Virginia St. Trojans (0-2) for 3Q, tally 9 TFLs.                        (courtesy: ohiodominicanpanthers.com)