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 undefeated seasons

SIAC Football Championships

14 National Outdoor titles, Women

49 Indoor & Outdoor Individual titles, Men/Women

Six National Black College Football titles

61 SIAC national titles, All Sports