Tiger Football Inks 19 Players
Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Tiger Football Signs 19 Players

 

Tennessee State University head football coach James Webster has released the names of nineteen players signed on the first day national football signing day.

 

The early signees include five offensive linemen, four defensive linemen and wide receivers, two linebackers, one defensive back, running back, quarterback and long snapper. Among the first nineteen, eleven hail from the State of Tennessee (six from Nashville), four come from Florida, two from Georgia, one from Alabama and one from the District of Columbia.

 

“We are extremely pleased with these young men who have signed to become future Tennessee State Tigers, “ said coach Webster.  “I feel confident we will have several other announcements to make in the near future.”

 

Tennessee State University Football Signees

02/04/09 – as of 3:00p

 

 

Name

Pos

Ht

Wt

Hometown

High School

James Lewter

OL

6-3

305

Washington, DC

Ballou

Jonathan Martin

OL

6-5

320

Columbus, GA

Carver

Michael Murphy

DL

6-4

285

Lewisburg, TN

Marshall Cnty

Ronald Bright

LB

6-4

240

Sarasota, FL

Riverview

Devin Wilson

WR

6-3

190

Nashville, TN

Pope John Paul

Kyrie Harris

DL

6-3

260

McMinnville, TN

Warren Cnty

Calvin Roberts

WR

6-1

190

Nashville, TN

Whites Creek (Scottsdale CC)

David Van Dyke

DB

6-0

185

Miami, FL

Booker T. Washington

Tyson Kemp

OL

6-2

290

Orlando, FL

Colonial

Cory Hall

DL

6-4

280

Chattanooga, TN

Brainerd (Southwest CC)

Terrance Lewis

RB

6-4

235

East Dublin, GA

East Laurens

Teandre Fisher

WR

6-3

190

Nashville, TN

Stratford

George Pulley

LS

6-0

220

Nashville, TN

Hillsboro

Deamarde Dean

OL

6-3

350

Memphis, TN

Ridgeway (Coahoma CC)

Jeremy Pryor

WR

6-3

180

Memphis, TN

Whitehaven

Jarron Guthrie

LB

6-1

210

Nashville, TN

Hunters Lane

Deonte Newsome

OL

6-3

300

Nashville, TN

Maplewood

Donte’e Nicholls

DL

6-3

300

Pompano Beach, FL

Univ. of South Carolina

Toney Gurley

QB

6-1

180

Gurley, AL

Madison Cnty