LUBBOCK, Texas, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- City Bank Texas will recognize Lubbock native and recent College Football Hall of Fame selection Jerry Gray with a reception on Thursday, June 27, from 4:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. at City Bank's Overton Branch, located at 611 University Ave. The public is invited to attend.
Gray and his wife Sherry will be in Lubbock to host the annual Jerry Gray Foundation (JGF) golf tournament. The JGF is a faith-based, nonprofit charity dedicated to offering hope, vision, opportunities and financial assistance to young people living in underserved communities in the city. It has awarded numerous scholarships to Lubbock youths who are attending Texas Tech University.
A three-sport standout at Estacado High School and a two-time All-America defensive back for the University of Texas, Gray is currently the defensive coordinator for the Tennessee Titans. The former first-round draft choice of the Los Angeles Rams and four-time Pro Bowl selection is in his 15th season as an NFL coach.
Gray was one of 12 former collegiate football standouts selected by the National Football Foundation/College Football Hall of Fame for induction. The HOF Class of 2013 will be inducted in December in New York City.
For more information about the June 27th reception, contact Norval Pollard at (806) 792-7101, ext. 3903 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOURCE City Bank Texas