Football

14-year-old Sports Illustrated rising star fatally shot at Illinois house party

Jaylon McKenzie, an eighth-grade football phenom who was already fielding offers from colleges, was shot to death outside of a party on Saturday, May 4, 2019. (ABC News)- Jaylon McKenzie, an eighth grade football phenom who was already fielding offers from colleges, was shot to death outside of a party over the weekend, police said. The 14-year-old rising star was…

Newberry ranked 16th in final poll

WACO, Texas – Following one of its most successful seasons in program history, Newberry has been ranked 16th in the final Top 25 poll by the American Football Coaches Association. The Wolves reached as high as No. 14 in the national poll before falling to Tuskegee by two points in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Division II Football Championship…