Aug. 6, 2007
Fayetteville, NC - Fayetteville State University, the CIAA Coaches' pick to win the Western Division will hold its first practice of the 2007 season on Thursday, August 2 at 7:00 pm at Luther "Nick" Jeralds Football Stadium.
Approximately 52 newcomers and 45 returnees report Wednesday, July 31 for physicals, including pre-season All-Conference pick wide receiver Darryl Barnett, linebacker Geron Harper and cornerback Donte' Wise.
The preseason ranking is the fifth-time the Broncos have been picked to win the Western Division title. Last season the Broncos went 3-7 overall and 2-5 in the West. Coach Kenny Phillips returns eight defense and seven offensive starters.
The Broncos will host Wingate University Saturday, August 25 at 6:00 p.m.