Six Slated For Induction Into SWAC Hall of Fame

By Off the BASN Sports Wire
Updated: December 4, 2004

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Four players from SWAC schools and two Old-Timers are slated for induction to the Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall Of Fame, during SWAC Football Championship week in Birmingham, Alabama December 9-11, 2004.

The former players are:

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L.C. Greenwood – University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Ark. AM&N 1965-68 – D-line; NFL Pittsburgh Steelers 4 Super Bowl Championships).

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Isiah Robertson, Jr. – Southern University (1967-70, LB; NFL – LA Rams, Buffalo Bills, 6 years All-Pro)

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John Stallworth – Alabama A&M (1970-74, WR; NFL – Pittsburgh Steelers, 4 Super Bowls; Pro Football Hall Of Fame)

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Sammie White – Grambling State(1973-75 – WR; NFL – Minnesota Vikings)

The Old-Timers set for induction are:

  • Ben McGhee – Jackson State, FB player, Coach (NFL – Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Russell L. Stockard, Sr. – Southern Univ/SWAC Office Administrator – 1 st SID at Southern (1953), 1 st PR Director SWAC Office (1972-76; 1 st Compliance Officer SWAC (1990-93)

The induction ceremonies will be held Friday night December 10th at the SWAC Hall of Fame Dinner at the Birmingham-Jefferson County Convention Center (BJCC) in Birmingham, AL.