WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University head football coach, Kienus Boulware, has been selected as a 2016 Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Salute to Excellence Honoree.
Each year, the Fritz Pollard Alliance Foundation selects a number of NCAA head Coaches who have progressed throughout the season and won a Bowl, Division or Conference Championship game. During the ceremony, the Foundation will also present a range of awards to individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to fairness, equality and excellence with the NFL.
Each year this event is held in the Super Bowl city on the Thursday before the big game. This year's event will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at the Kingdom Builder's Center in Houston, Texas.