Howard University's Keith Pough has received yet another award as he has been named to the Sports Network 2012 FCS All America second team. This honor comes on the heels of Pough having been selected to play in the 88th Annual East West Shrine Bowl, scheduled for January 19, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fl.
A 6-3, 235-pound senior from Orangeburg, SC, closed out a brilliant career for the Bison this past season. Over his four-year career at Howard, Pough established himself as one of the all-time greats.
He has recorded 349 tackles during his productive career, but more importantly, he set a new NCAA, FCS career record for tackles for losses with 71.
For his efforts this past season in leading Howard to a 7-4 record, the two-time team captain and member of the Buck Buchanan Award list for the top defensive player in the Division, Pough was voted the MEAC Defensive Player of the Year and to the Black Sports Network All America team.