MEET THE BLACK 14
Members of the Black 14 went on to obtain college degrees and had successful careers in
aviation, business, education, human resources, journalism, manufacturing, and professional sports.
Jay still today appears in the UW record book for interceptions returned for touchdowns. Berry became a sports anchor for television stations.
Tony Gibson retired in 2011 after nearly 38 years as a lineman for a Massachusetts power company.
John graduated from UW and
held several leadership positions with
The Brand Company and United Airlines.
Lionel went on to become an employment diversity executive with Toyota.
Mel graduated from the University of Wyoming and became the first black principal in the state of Wyoming. He has traveled across Wyoming sharing the "Black 14" message.
Ron became a physical education teacher in Colorado.
Tony played with the Washington Redskins in two Super Bowls and has hosted a sports talk show in Washington D.C. for 36 years.
Don returned and graduated from the University of Wyoming and was an all-conference performer in 1971.
Ivie has worked as a floor subcontractor in his native Arkansas.
Guillermo started his career in employment diversity and went on to become a Vice President of Lexus Japan.
Isaac graduated from Dakota Wesleyan College and became a professor.
Earl graduated from UW and had a distinguished career as a teacher, coach and principal in Maryland.
Joe played with the Dallas Cowboys and the New Orleans Saints. He played in Super Bowl VI.
Ted has worked almost four decades as a foreman at a manufacturing company in Illinois. He is one of the top bowlers in the country averaging over 200 points a game.