Tigers Footballers Earn Pre-Season All-American Status

Tigers Football Free Safety Wesley Smith is named a Pre-Season 2nd team All-American by NationalChamps.Net

The Rising Senior is a 3-time All-Conference USA First Teamer.

He made the watch list for the Jim Thorpe Award for America's best Defensive Back last season..

Tigers Punter Michael Gibson is named to NationalChamps.net Honorable Mention squad..

The Tupelo, Mississippi native finished 11th nationally averaging almost 45-yards per kick..

With many of his punts unreturnable, he helped the Tigers ranked 3rd nationally in net punting.