Cleveland Leigh Abbott

Watertown, South Dakota
Watertown High School, 1912
South Dakota State University ‘16

Tuskegee Institute   1923-1955

Coach/Athletic Director
Tuskegee Hall of Fame

SIAC Hall of Fame
South Dakota State Hall of Fame
Alabama Sports Hall of Fame
USA Track & Field Hall of Fame

♦ Football record: 202-95-27
♦ Six National Black
♦ College Football titles
♦ Six undefeated seasons

♦ SIAC Football Championships

♦ 14 National Outdoor track titles, Women
♦ 49 Indoor & Outdoor Individual titles, Men/Women

♦ 61 SIAC national titles, All Sports


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