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The Alabama State University Football Program announces its 2013 signing class, which features 23 players signed to National Letters of Intent, and one player who has accepted an academic scholarship (as of 3:30 p.m.).

2013 NLI SIGNEES

Position

HT

WT

Class

Hometown/Previous School


Marcus Adams


DT


6-1


270


Fr.


Atlanta, Ga. / Tri-City High


Wyndell Archie


TE


6-2


235


Fr.


Saraland, Ala. / Saraland High


Edmend Banks


OT


6-6


310


Fr.


Stone Mountain, Ga. / Stephenson High


Rod Boykin


WR


5-9


145


Fr.


Elmore, Ala. / Edgewood High


Tanner Crow


OL


6-5


273


Fr.


Panama City, Fla. / Bay High


Kenyon Davis


CB


5-11


185


Fr.


Tallahassee, Fla. / Godby High


Patrick Dalton


OL


6-6


330


Fr.


Fayetteville, Ga. / Whitewater High


James Graves


LB


6-0


220


Fr.


Bassfield, Miss. / Bassfield High


Andre Hammon


OL


6-4


275


Fr.


Memphis, Tenn. / Memphis Central High


Jamir Hannah


WR


6-2


185


Fr.


Stone Mountain, Ga. / Cedar Grove High


Jordan Harris


OT


6-5


325


Fr.


Hampton, Ga. / Dutchtown High


Taylor Hayes


DT


6-2


310


Fr.


Savannah, Ga. / Windsor Forest High


Alfred ‘Trey' Jenkins


CB


6-0


180


Fr.


Daphne, Ala. / Daphne High


Barry Johnson


CB


6-1


190


Fr.


Birmingham, Ala. / Wenonah High


DeMichael McQueen


LB


6-0


205


Fr.


Milton, Fla. / Milton High


Marquis Parker


LB


6-1


185


Fr.


Lithonia, Ga. / Martin Luther King High


Jaypee Philbert


OT


6-6


280


Fr.


Grayson, Ga. / Archer High


Malik Reid


DE


6-4


240


Fr.


Atlanta, Ga. / Maynard Jackson High


Quinterris Toppings


QB


6-2


215


Fr.


Eight Mile, Ala. / Blount High


Frank Warren


OL


6-5


330


Fr.


Phenix City, Ala. / Glenwood High


Kerry Williams


OL


6-2


280


Fr.


Gaffney, S.C / Gaffney High


Deandre Wise


OL


6-2


280


Fr.


Alpharetta, Ga. / Alpharetta High  


Blake Worthy


LB


6-1


210


Fr.


Gadsden, Ala. / Gadsden High


HAS ACCEPTED
ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP

 

 

 

 

 


Andrew Roberts


K


6-0


180


Fr.


Hampton, Ga. / Luella High

 

MARCUS ADAMS

Defensive Tackle (6-1, 270) – Atlanta, Ga. (Tri-City High)

Second-team All-State and first-team all-region selection…played in Florida-Georgia All-Star game…won defensive line MVP honors at 2012 Atlanta Nike Football Camp…made 90 tackles, 14 sacks and one interception return for touchdown.


WYNDELL ARCHIE

Tight End (6-2, 235) – Saraland, Ala.  (Saraland High)

Earned 5-A first-team all-state honors and named first-team all-area…in final two seasons, caught 52 passes for 910 yards and 12 touchdowns…as senior, caught 30 passes for 510 yards and eight touchdowns.


EDMEND BANKS

Offensive Lineman (6-6, 310) – Stone Mountain, Ga. (Stephenson High)

Three-star prospect by Rivals.com…two-year starter who played in Florida-Georgia All-Star Game…recruited by Memphis and Southern Mississippi. 


ROD BOYKIN

Wide receiver (5-9, 145) – Elmore, Ala. (Edgewood High)

Caught 70 passes for record 1,529 yards (21.8 avg.) and 21 touchdowns and rushed for 175 yards on 15 carries and four touchdowns.  


TANNER CROW

Offensive Lineman (6-5, 273) – Panama City, Fla. (Bay High)

Three-star prospect by ESPN and two-star prospect by Rivals.com. 


KENYON DAVIS

Cornerback (5-11, 185) – Tallahassee, Fla. (Godby High)

Ranked has Top 40 prospect by Orlando Sentinel Top 60…four-year high school starter…won 5-A state championship as senior…was MVP as Nike combine in Dothan…had four interceptions as senior….second-team All-District performer as junior.


PATRICK DALTON

Offensive Lineman (6-6, 330) – Fayetteville, Ga. (Whitewater High)

Was National Underclassman (NUC) five-star South, Southeast Overall, and Top Prospect Elite MVP and Offensive Line Player of the Year.


JAMES GRAVES

Linebacker (6-0, 220) – Bassfield, Miss. (Bassfield High)

Named small schools All-American by MaxPreps.com….made 100 tackles (63 solo) with one sack, two fumble recoveries, and one pass defensed…helped team win state championship as senior


ANDRE HAMMON

Offensive Lineman (6-4, 275) – Memphis, Tenn. (Memphis Central High)

All-district player as senior…allowed only two sacks as senior with 12 pancake blocks.


JAMIR HANNAH

Wide Receiver (6-2, 185) – Stone Mountain, Ga. (Cedar Grove High)

Three-year starter who earned first team all-state honors…averaged 20.7 yards per catch…led team in receptions (46) and receiving yards (953) and 10 touchdowns as a senior...recruited by Georgia State and Idaho.


JORDAN HARRIS

Offensive Tackle (6-5, 325) – Hampton, Ga. (Dutchtown High)

Two-star athlete by Rivals.com…three-year starter who played in the Florida-Georgia All-Star game…helped team rush for more than 208 yards per game and score more than 30 points per game…recruited by Troy, Middle Tennessee State, Bethune-Cookman, Buffalo, and Delaware.


TAYLOR HAYES

Defensive Tackle (6-2, 310) – Savannah, Ga. (Windsor Forest High)

Made 43 tackles, two sacks and one forced fumble as senior.


ALFRED ‘TREY' JENKINS

Cornerback (6-0, 180) – Daphne, Ala. (Daphne High)

Made 60 tackles (35 solo), with one interception and five passes defensed as senior.


BARRY JOHNSON

Safety (6-1, 190) – Birmingham, Ala. (Wenonah High)

Combined for more than 1,663 yards (1,092 passing / 571 rushing) and 16 touchdowns as senior while recording 16 tackles, two interceptions and two passes defensed.


DEMICHAEL MCQUEEN

Linebacker (6-0, 205) – Milton, Fla.  (Milton High)

Made 160 tackles (106 solo) with 39 tackles for loss, two sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and one touchdown...named all-area defensive player of the year


MARQUIS PARKER

Linebacker (6-1, 185) – Lithonia, Ga. (Martin Luther King High)

Two-star prospect by Rivals.com…all-district performer as senior


JAYPEE PHILBERT

Offensive Tackle (6-6, 280) – Grayson, Ga. (Archer High)

Rated as Top 60 offensive lineman in Georgia…helped offense averaged more than 210 rushing yards and 27 points per game…recruited by Tennessee State, Louisiana Tech and Kent State.


MALIK REID

Defensive End (6-4, 240) – Atlanta, Ga. (Maynard Jackson High)

Team captain on both football and basketball team…had 19 sacks as senior.


ANDREW ROBERTS

Kicker (6-0, 180) – Hampton, Ga. (Luella High)

Three-year starter on punts, field goals and kickoffs...ranked fifth out of 20 in Ray Guy National Kicking Championship Combine in Tampa, Fla.


QUINTERRIS TOPPINGS

Quarterback (6-2, 215) – Eight Mile, Ala. (Blount High)

Passed for nearly 3,000 yards and passed for 33 touchdowns and just seven INTs...honor student with 3.6 GPA  


FRANK WARREN

Offensive Lineman (6-5, 330) – Phenix City, Ala. (Glenwood High)

Three-star prospect by Rivals.com…four-year starter…two-time first-team all-region and first-team all-area selection.


KERRY WILLIAMS

Offensive Lineman (6-2, 280) –  Gaffney, S.C. (Gaffney High)

Helped team to 12-3 record as senior…helped offense average more than 350 yards and 30 points per game.


DEANDRE WISE

Offensive Lineman (6-2, 280) – Cumming, Ga. (Alpharetta High)

Three-star prospect by Rivals.com…four-year starter…two-time first-team all-region and first-team all-area selection.


BLAKE WORTHY

Linebacker (6-1, 210) – Gadsden, Ala. (Gadsden High)

Three-star prospect by Scout.com and two-star prospect by Rivals.com…rated most improved defensive player as sophomore and team defensive MVP as junior…made 212 career tackles with five interceptions and 30 pass breakups while scoring four defensive touchdowns.

INFORMATION SOURCE: Alabama State University Athletics Dept.

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