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Fear the Thirteen-Triskaidekaphobia
CIAA Football Launches 2010 Football with Preseason Picks and
Predicted Order of Finish

July 23, 2010

Petersburg, VA… The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association announced its Pre-season All-CIAA Football Team and Predicted Order of Finish at the Football Press Conference and Luncheon on Thursday.
 
This year's press conference featured the 2010 season theme, “Fear the Thirteen- Triskaidekaphobia.” With the return of Lincoln University (PA) and Winston-Salem State University to the conference, the CIAA has increased its number of football playing schools to thirteen.  The 1980 season was the leagues’ last year to host as many schools. 
 
Each football coach was interviewed by Stan Lewter of the Urban Sports and Entertainment Group as they shared their outlooks for the upcoming year.
 
The All-CIAA Pre-Season Team and Predicted Order of Finish are listed below:
 
Predicted Order of Finish
**As selected by the CIAA Football Coaches Association
 
1.Fayetteville State University
2.Shaw University
3.Bowie State University
4.Elizabeth City State University
5.Virginia Union University
6.Winston-Salem State University
7.St. Augustine’s College
8.Virginia State University
9.Chowan University
10. Johnson C. Smith University
11. St. Paul’s College
12. Livingstone College
13. Lincoln University (PA)

2010 Preseason All-CIAA Picks

OFFENSE
TIGHT END
Karvin Gwaltney ECSU SR 6’4 240 Sports Management Ivor, VA
LINEMEN
Reginald Berry BSU JR 6’3 325 Broadcast Journalism Washington, DC
Larry McDonald FSU JR 6’2 295 Physical Education Mebane, NC
Dillon Kestner FSU SR 6’2 295 Business Administration Durham, NC
Markus McElveen SU SR 6’3 311 Therapeutic Recreation Norwalk, CT
David Mims VUU SR 6’8 350 Business/Secondary Ed. Charlotte, NC
WIDE RECEIVERS
Dexter Manley ECSU SR 6’3 200 Criminal Justice Chesapeake, VA
Jeremy Franklin JCSU SR 6’3 210 Sports Management Cassleberry, FL
QUARTERBACK
Creven Powell ECSU JR 6’3 190 Criminal Justice Elizabeth City, NC
RUNNING BACKS
Rodney Webb BSU SR 5’9 208 Communications Baltimore, MD
Raymond Williams SU SR 6’0 190 Recreation Cleveland, OH
KICK RETURNER
James Proctor BSU JR 5’9 165 Computer Technology Capital Heights, MD
PLACE KICKER
Austin Turner FSU JR 6’2 215 History San Diego, CA
DEFENSE
LINEMEN
Alex Payton BSU SR 6’3 240 History Education Rockville, MD
Malcolm Jenkins ECSU SR 6’4 245 Sports Management Florence, NJ
DeMarcus Roberson SU JR 6’4 260 Recreation Chapel Hill, NC
Zach Hope VUU SR 5’10 240 Business Long Beach, CA
LINEBACKERS
Steven Stanback SAC SR 6’1 220 Criminal Justice Temple Hills, MD
Jarvis Stokes SPC SR 6’3 220 N/A Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Fred Sparkman SU SR 6’2 220 Recreation Columbia, TN
DEFENSIVE BACKS
Terence Peete BSU SR 6’4 240 Pedology Memphis, TN
Alkeem Deloatch LC SR 5’7 183 Criminal Justice Weldon, NC
Dominic Tolson SPC JR 6’1 210 N/A Greenbelt, MD
Andre LeBlanc VUU SR 6’0 205 Business/Secondary Ed. Lithonia, GA
PUNTER
Austin Turner FSU JR 6’2 215 History San Diego, CA
PUNT RETURNER
Dominique Budd BSU JR 5’9 175 Social Work Silver Spring, MD