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SWAC releases 2019 All-SWAC Football Honors; 10 Alabama A&M players honored

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –  The Southwestern Athletic Conference released its 2019 All-SWAC Teams on Thursday with Alabama A&M’s Abdul-Fatai Ibrahim, Texas Southern...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –  The Southwestern Athletic Conference released its 2019 All-SWAC Teams on Thursday with Alabama A&M’s Abdul-Fatai Ibrahim, Texas Southern’s Donnie Corley, Jackson State’s Keonte Hampton, and Alcorn State’s Felix Harper and head coach Fred McNair receiving individual honors. 

Alabama A&M’s Abdul-Fatai Ibrahim was named the SWAC Freshman of the Year after ranking in the top five in the league in receiving yards (1004), receiving touchdowns (11), receptions per game (5.4 rpg), and receiving yards per game (91.3 ypg). Ibrahim was one of only three receivers in the league to accumulate over 1,000 yards.

2019 SWAC Football Individual Award Winners  

Freshman of the Year: Abdul-Fatai Ibrahim, Alabama A&M
Newcomer of the Year: Donnie Corley, Texas Southern
Defensive Player of the Year: Keonte Hampton, Jackson State
Offensive Player of the Year: Felix Harper, Alcorn State
Coach of the Year: Fred McNair, Alcorn State

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2019 All-SWAC Football First Team Offense

PositionNameClassificationSchoolHometown
QBFelix HarperRedshirt JuniorAlcorn StateFairburn, Ga.
RBJordan BentleySeniorAlabama A&MGuntersville, Ala.
RBTaeyler PorterSeniorUAPBImmokalee, Fla.
OLJerimiah AbbySeniorSouthernAtlanta, Ga.
OLMark Evans, IISophomoreUAPBHouston, Texas
OLDanny GarzaJuniorPrairie View A&MSan Antonio, Texas
OLAtondre SmithJuniorUAPBDesoto, Texas
OLMichael AjumobiRedshirt SeniorAlcorn StateDallas, Texas
WRAbdul-Fatai IbrahimFreshmanAlabama A&MMiramar, Fla.
WRDonnie CorleyJuniorTexas SouthernDetroit, Mich.
TEJordan JonesRedshirt SeniorPrairie View A&MSmackover, Ark.

2019 All-SWAC Football First Team Defense

PositionNameClassificationSchoolHometown
DLJason DumasSophomorePrairie View A&MVacherie, La.
DLJalen StewardSeniorUAPBMemphis, Tenn.
DLCJ AndersonSeniorJackson StateHattiesburg, Miss.
DLMarcus CushineSophomoreAlabama A&MBroward Ct., Fla.
LBSolomon MuhammadSeniorAlcorn StateBirmingham, Ala.
LBKeonte HamptonSophomoreJackson StateWest Point, Miss.
LBTracy ThompkinsSeniorMVSUMiami, Fla.
DBQwynnterrio ColeJuniorAlcorn StateMemphis, Tenn.
DBJoe McWilliamsRedshirt SeniorGrambling StateBaton Rouge, La.
DBDrake CheatumSophomorePrairie View A&MMesquite, Texas
DBJaylen HarrisRedshirt JuniorPrairie View A&MRound Rock, Texas

2019 All-SWAC Football First Team Specialist

PositionNameClassificationSchoolHometown
KSpencer CoreyJuniorAlabama A&MNew Palestine, Ind.
PAnthony CravenSeniorAlabama StateLinden, Calif.
RSTyrin RalphRedshirt JuniorUAPBNew Orleans, La.

2019 All-SWAC Football Second Team Offense

PositionNameClassificationSchoolHometown
QBAqeel GlassJuniorAlabama A&MSt. Louis, Mo.
RBDawonya TuckerSeniorPrairie View A&MTerrell, Texas
RBDevon BennRedshirt JuniorSouthernNew Orleans, La.
OLTrevoris ButlerSeniorAlabama A&MDothan, Ala.
OLCedric DunbarSophomoreJackson StateNatchez, Miss.
OLShonye ReamsSeniorAlabama A&MDothan, Ala.
OLKevin HallRedshirt SeniorAlcorn StatePrentiss, Miss.
OLJodeci HarrisRedshirt SeniorSouthernPlaquemine, La.
WRHarry Ballard, IIIJuniorUAPBSt. Louis, Mo.
WRZabrian MooreJuniorAlabama A&MTuscaloosa, Ala.
TEKendric JohnsonRedshirt Soph.Alabama A&MNew Market, Ala.

2019 All-SWAC Football Second Team Defense

PositionNameClassificationSchoolHometown
DLJordan LewisSophomoreSouthernOcala, Fla.
DLJerry GarnerJuniorMVSUChunchula, Ala.
DLChristian ClarkRedshirt JuniorAlabama StateEuclid, Ohio
DLJoe DavisRedshirt SeniorSouthernNew Orleans, La.
LBArmoni HollowayJuniorAlabama A&MPinson, Ala.
LBCalvin LunkinsRedshirt SeniorSouthernNew Orleans, La.
LBTre’Shaud SmithJuniorPrairie View A&MCentreville, Miss.
DBNaytron CulpepperSophomoreAlabama StateMiami, Fla.
DBTamaurice SmithRedshirt Soph.SouthernMobile, Ala.
DBShawn SteeleJuniorUAPBArlington, Texas
DBJonathan JonesSeniorMVSUDeKalb, Miss.

2019 All-SWAC Football Second Team Specialist

PositionNameClassificationSchoolHometown
KRichard Garcia, IIIFreshmanTexas SouthernMesquite, Texas
PCorey McCulloughSeniorAlcorn StateLouisville, Miss.
RSEzra GraySeniorAlabama StateLynn Haven, Fla.