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Andre Jefferson
Sophomore Andre Jefferson is also the 91st All-American in Lenoir-Rhyne football history.
photo courtesy of Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics

L-R’s Jefferson Named to Elite 100 List

Lenoir-Rhyne football’s Andre Jefferson has been named to the D2Football.com Elite 100 for the 2022 season. Selected by coaches and scouts from around the country, the Elite 100 represents the top 100 players in NCAA Division II Football.

Jefferson broke the single-game sack record with 5.5 sacks against Tusculum on his way to a 13-sack season for the redshirt sophomore. He finished the year with 53 tackles, 15 tackles for loss and was SAC Defensive Player of the Week against Tusculum.

Jefferson adds to his post season accolades as he was also named first team all-conference, all-super region two second team honors from the Division 2 Conference Commissioner’s Association and to the American Football Coaches Association All-American Second Team.