New NCCU football coach Trei Oliver, center, poses with director of athletics Ingrid Wicker-McCree, left, and Johnson O. Akinleye Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at North Carolina Central University.
New NCCU football coach Trei Oliver, center, poses with director of athletics Ingrid Wicker-McCree, left, and Johnson O. Akinleye Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at North Carolina Central University. Jonas Pope Iv jpope@heraldsun.com
New NCCU football coach Trei Oliver, center, poses with director of athletics Ingrid Wicker-McCree, left, and Johnson O. Akinleye Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at North Carolina Central University. Jonas Pope Iv jpope@heraldsun.com

Sports reporter Jonas Pope IV covers college recruiting, high school sports, NC Central and the ACC for the Herald-Sun and The News & Observer.