Lewis Named to Athlon Sports FCS Preseason All-American Team
BATON ROUGE, LA. – Southern University redshirt junior defensive end and reigning Buck Buchanon Award recipient Jordan Lewis was named to the 2021 Athlon Sports FCS Preseason All-America Team on Tuesday.
Lewis, is one of two Southwestern Athletic Conference student-athletes on the team, along with Florida A&M junior defensive back Markquese Bell. The entire preseason All-America squad is available at https://athlonsports.com/college-football/athlon-sports-2021-preseason-fcs-all-america-team.
Jordan, a 6-3, 195-pound junior, from Ocala, Florida, ranked No. 1 in the regular season in tackles for loss (15), tackles for loss per game (3.0), tackle yardage for loss (82), sacks (10.5), sacks per game (2.1) and sack yardage (73). The Southwestern Athletic Conference's defensive player of the year finished with 27 overall tackles (19 solo), posting season highs of 11 tackles, five tackles for loss, four sacks and a forced fumble in a victory at Alabama Statehttps://gojagsports.com/news/2021/6/24/football-lewis-named-to-athlon-sports-fcs-preseason-all-american-team.aspx