Edward Gregg
Edward Gregg
Nickname: Eddie
Organization: Football

Edward “Eddie” Gregg was an outstanding defensive back who was an All-CIAA selection in 1972 and 1973. He is the WSSU career interceptions leader and holds the single game record with five interceptions in one game as well as holding the WSSU team record with 13 interceptions in a single season. A four year starter on the Rams’ football team and a member of the 1971 Southern Division Championship Team, Eddie was also a member of the Ram’s 1970 CIAA Championship Basketball Team. He holds the team record for rebounds in a single game with 31.  He was a member of the 1971 Southern Division Championship football team.  He went on to have a career as a professional prize fighter.  He was a former number one ranked heavyweight contender of the World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association and a two time Golden Glove Champion.