Alabama A&M will honor Robert Mathis & several others this weekend


The Alabama A&M Athletics Hall of Fame has announced its 2019 class of inductees. Eight new members are entering the Hall of Fame.

The 2019 class is highlighted by four former NFL players, a former Alabama A&M administrator, one of the university’s most-successful coaches, a student-athlete who was a trailblazer for females in college athletics and a student-athlete who was part of multiple conference titles.

The inductees entering the Hall of Fame with the 2019 class are Robert Mathis, Kendrick Rogers, Betty Kelly-Austin, Melody Dawson, Terry Batts, Valerie Hervey, James Martin and Hali Andrew Robinson.

Longtime Alabama A&M photographer Sidney Jackson is being recognized by the Hall of Fame Advisory Board as a special contributor.

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