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HBCU Legacy Bowl News, Nov. 4

The HBCU Legacy Bowl updates on the event at Tulane University's Yulman Stadium at 3:00 PM on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022.

The HBCU Legacy Bowl news and updates on the week-long celebration and game are set to kickoff inside Tulane University's Yulman Stadium at 3:00 PM CT on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022.

Doug Williams' and James "Shack" Harris' vision is gaining momentum and shaping into a major sporting event. The black college football all-star game will have sponsorship from NFL teams, players, sports organizations, and corporations.     

HBCU ALL-STAR PLAYERS

Here's the list of the recent HBCU football players invited and committed to participating in the bowl game:

Aqeel Glass - QB

Offense

Quarterbacks

  • Aqeel Glass - Alabama A&M
  • Juwan Carter - Norfolk State
  • Felix Harper - Alcorn State

Running Backs

  • Isaiah Totten - North Carolina Central
  • Jah-Maine Martin - North Carolina A&T

Wide Receivers

  • LeCharles Pringle - Alcorn State
  • Tyrin Ralph - Arkansas-Pine Bluff
  • Shemar Bridges - Fort Valley State
  • Xavier Smith - Florida A&M
  • Ryan McDaniel - North Carolina Central

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Offensive Line

  • Cam Durley - Tennessee State

Tevin Singleton

Defense

Defensive Backs

  • Jalon Thigpen - Arkansas-Pine Bluff
  • Tevin Singleton - Bowie State University
  • Joshua Williams - Fayetteville State
  • Joshua Flowers - Winston-Salem State University

Linebackers

  • Devon Hunt - Shaw University
  • Ta'Shaun Taylor - Winston-Salem State University

Defensive End

  • Tavon Joseph - Bowie State University

NFL Players Sponsorship

  • Jameis Winston - New Orleans Saints, QB
  • Patrick Mahomes - Kansas City Chiefs, QB
  • Aaron Donald - Los Angeles Rams, DT
  • Bobby Wagner - Seattle Seahawks, LB

The HBCU Legacy Bowl, presented by the Black College Football Hall of Fame, is a postseason all-star game showcasing the best NFL draft-eligible football players from Historically Black Colleges and Universities. It will be broadcast live on NFL Network. More than a football game, the week-long celebration of Black culture and history will provide invaluable exposure for HBCU football players and coaches.

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