SWAC Annual Football Media Day 2021

By Say~It~Loud!

September 06, 2021

The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) recently hosted its annual SWAC Football Media Day at the Sheraton-Birmingham.

It was the first in-person SWAC Football Media Day since the 2019 season, which was virtual due to COVID-19. Tiffany Greene and Jay Walker hosted the action.

All twelve SWAC head football coaches and two student-athletes from each team attended and addressed the media about the upcoming 2021 football season.

A complete listing of the student-athletes slated to be in attendance is listed below.

  • Alabama A&M - Aqeel Glass and Abdul-Fatai Ibrahim
  • Alabama State - Ezra Gray and Colton Adams
  • Alcorn State - Felix Harper and Taurence Wilson
  • Bethune-Cookman - Untareo Johnson and Taron Mallard
  • Florida A&M - Keenan Forbes and Markquese Bell
  • Grambling State - Dan Fields and Elijah Walker
  • Jackson State - Shedeur Sanders and Nyles Gaddy
  • Mississippi Valley State - Caleb Johnson and Jerry Garner
  • Prairie View A&M - Drake Cheatum and Jason Dumas
  • Southern - Ja’Tyre Carter and Jalen Ivy
  • Texas Southern - Jonathan Giles and Michael Badejo
  • Univ. Arkansas-Pine Bluff - Mark Evans II and Issac Peppers

Is SWAC a good conference?

No, SWAC is a GREAT conference! The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is considered by many to be the most elite in the USA in terms of Alumni associated with HBCU sports teams.

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