Jay Walker was a star at Howard and played four years in the NFL. Now he stays close to the game as a broadcaster, and will speak at the Welcome Reception for the MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney.
Fencing has been a big part of Nikki Franke's life for more than 40 years. As a person who has competed at the highest level and transformed Temple University into a fencing powerhouse, Franke is a true legend and inspiration in the sport.
Bill Hamilton, South Carolina State's only full-time sports information director, has been one of the great pioneers in sports information among HBCUs as he continues to break barriers and achieve greatness at his alma matter.