SAGU football welcomed their 2016 recruiting class with 36 athletes committing on National Signing Day.

“With this class we are filling the holes that we lost with graduating seniors,” explains offensive coordinator Paul Hansen. “This class is bringing more depth to the team. They are adding more size up front and speed at the skill positions.”

The 2016 SAGU recruiting class is:

James Alanis LB  5’11   210  Ferris HS, Ferris, TX

Amory Bell DE  6'0   245  Riesel HS, TX

Quincy Brightwell DB  6'0  190   Stony Point HS, Round Rock, TX

Juan Correa K   5'11  185  Grand Prairie HS,  Grand Prairie,TX

Dominic Clark OL  6'3  258   Grand Prairie HS, Grand Prairie,TX

Jordaan Coleman Ath  6’3   233   Tyler Street Christian Academy High School,  Dallas, TX

John Michael Collins DL    6'1     250    Aledo HS,  Aledo,TX

Jacob Dzenowski LB  6’1  185   Elgin HS, Elgin TX

Ty Francis Ath   5'11    165   Connally HS, Connally, TX

Austin Heatherly DL   5'10  215    Nixa HS, MO

Cameron  Henderson DB    5'10    175    Lincoln HS, TX

Brandon High OL  6'4   280    West Brock HS, TX

Ahndre Hughes LB  6’0  190  Lancaster HS, Lancaster TX

Garrett Hulbert DB  6’0  170   Nixa HS,  Nixa MO

Michael Iwuamanam LB  6’0  190  Richardson HS, Richardson TX

Brandon Jernigan DB  6’0  180   Marshall HS,  Marshall TX

Jackson Scott DT   6’1  235  Hobbs High School, Hobbs, NM

Landon Jones LB  6'0 200 Midway HS, Waco,TX

Shapiro  King RB  5'11 180  Stony Point HS, Round Rock,TX

Cory Lamun QB  6'2   175   Pantego Christian HS, TX

Brandon Matlock WR   5'11   175   Cushing HS, TX

Brandon Moffett RB  6'0   175    Red Oak HS, TX

Reed Oaks DL   6'3   250   Marcus High School, TX

Garry Powell Ath  6'2   185    Natchitoches Central HS, LA

Coby Roach DB  5'10  188   Siloam Springs HS, AR

Noah Rodenberg OL   6'1   260   Bonne Terre, MO

Keylynn Rushing DL  6’3   260   Princeton HS, Princeton TX

Adam Solis FB  5’7 190  Rockwall HS, Rockwall TX

Austin Springer TE   6'4   215   Corpus Christ HS, TX

Garrett   Townsend   OL  5'9  295 Sanford-Fritch HS,  Fritch TX

Kevion Watkins DB  6'0   170   Lakeview Centennial HS, TX

Ben Watson OL  6’4   245  Elgin HS,  Elgin TX

Jalen Williams DB   6'2  185   La Marque HS, La Marque TX

Brian Woods LB  5’10  210  Aldine Davis HS,  Houston, TX

Chuy Gutierrez LB   6'0   185  Ferris HS, Ferris,TX

Xavier Landum OL  6’2  315   Poteet HS,  Mesquite, TX

Carter Severson OL  6’2  280   Flower Mound HS, Flower Mound, TX

The 2015 season was the winningest season on record for SAGU.  The Lions went 8-3 and won the NCCAA Victory Bowl. SAGU also had two NAIA All-American players in 1st team selection D’Vonn Brown and 2nd team selection Carl Morgan. Both Brown and Morgan will return for the 2016 season.

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