Person selected for HBCU All-Star Bowl


TUSKEGEE, Ala. – The HBCU Senior All-Star Bowl recently added Tuskegee’s senior linebacker Isaiah Person to the west squad.  The third annual HBCU All-Star Bowl is scheduled for 3:00 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011 at the Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Ga.

Person, along with two of his Tuskegee teammates, RB DeMario Pippen and WR Wayne Williams, will play with the west squad (SIAC and SWAC) as they face the east squad (CIAA and MEAC).

Person was a 2011 All-SIAC first team selection.  He led the team in total tackles for the second consecutive year, amassing 83 total tackles, 7.5 tackles for 13 yards in losses, 2 pass interceptions for 11 yards, 2 pass breakups, 1 QB hurry and 2 forced fumbles.

During his four-year of play with the Golden Tigers, Person tallied 242 tackles, 18 tackles for 38 yard in losses, 4 pass interceptions for 63 yards, 3 fumble recoveries, 6 pass breakups, 1 QB hurry and 2 forced fumbles.

The Auburn High School product was named to the SIAC pre-season All-SIAC team in 2010 and 2011.

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