The Kennesaw State Owls are No. 7 in the 2022 College Football America Yearbook’s FCS Preseason Top 30.
Plus, Kennesaw State quarterback Xavier Shepherd is part of the FCS Preseason Starting Lineup, a list of the best players in FCS entering the 2022 season.
The Owls are preparing to play their first season in the Atlantic Sun Conference, which is sponsoring football. Last year, as part of the Big South Conference, the Owls went 11-2 overall with a 7-0 record in league games. In the postseason, KSU beat Davidson in the first round before losing to ETSU, 32-31, in a second-round game.
Shepherd is coming off a big season for the Owls. He was the Big South Offensive Player of the Year and was named a First-Team All-American by two different outlets. He threw for 1,341 yards, 15 touchdowns and three interceptions, and he rushed for another 867 yards and 23 touchdowns.
The FCS section of the 2022 College Football America Yearbook features 30 pages of content including:
- National FCS preview and Preseason Top 30;
- FCS preseason Starting Lineup;
- Preview of each FCS conference;
- Capsules for every FCS team, including 2021 results and 2022 schedules;
- More than 20 color action, coach and stadium photos.
The 2022 College Football America Yearbook features more than 900 college football teams from the United States and Canada in more than 250 striking, full-color pages. That includes every team from the NCAA (FBS, FCS, Division II and Division III), NAIA, NJCAA, CCCAA and U Sports (Canada). It also includes updates on club football, one-year postgraduate prep/sports academies and Mexican college football, along with dozens of action shots and stadium photos taken by the CFA staff.
The print edition is available online via Amazon.com and other major retailers such as Barnes & Noble.