College Football Hall of Fame

Morgan State Hall of Fame

CIAA Hall of Fame

Earl Banks

June 11, 1924 – October 27, 1993

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

University of Iowa ‘50


Career record: 96-31-2



Led Morgan State Golden Bears to 14 straight winning seasons


31- game win streak from 1965-68, the seventh longest college football including:

Orange Blossom Classic 1965 

Tangerine Bowl 1966


Graduated over 90% of his players:

“They’re going to be scholars first, football players second” Earl Banks