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MEC Football Players Named Preseason All-Americans

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44 players from the Mountain East Conference have earned preseason All-America honors by USA College Football. The MEC had six players named to the first team and had players from nine teams represented on the first, second, third and honorable mention squads.

The team was selected by head coaches, sports information directors, CFL and NFL scouts, broadcast, internet, national and regional print and magazine media, members of football writers' associations along with the staff of USA College Football.

Shepherd's Howard Jones and Keon Robinson, Concord's Jake Lilly and Riyahd Richardson and Urbana's D.J. Mendenhall and Daniel Goodrum were all first team selections. Mendenhall was the only offensive player from the MEC to earn first team honors.

The Rams had 10 players earn recognition from USA Football, while Concord, Urbana and Fairmont State each had six players mentioned. Charleston placed five members on the teams, followed by four from West Liberty and three from Glenville State. Notre Dame College and West Virginia State were each represented by one player.

USA College Football All-America Teams


1st Team Pos. School
DJ Mendenhall QB Urbana
Howard Jones DL Shepherd
Daniel Goodrum DB Urbana
Riyahd Richardson DB Concord
Jake Lilly LB Concord
Keon Robinson DB Shepherd
2nd Team Pos. School
John Rasnick OL Glenville State
Mike Franklin DL Shepherd
Matt Kelly DL Charleston
Marquis Bradley LB West Liberty
Justin Black DB West Liberty
3rd Team Pos. School
Pedro Powell RB Notre Dame
Rahman Lee RB Glenville State
Chris St. Hilaire WR Fairmont State
Nate Maleski DL West Liberty
Garrett Davis LB Fairmont State
Ryan Watts LB Fairmont State
Demetrius Quarles DB Glenville State
Terry Reese DB Glenville State
Andrew Huska PK Concord
Puma Nuredini P Charleston
Keon Robinson RS Shepherd
David McComas DB Urbana
Honorable Mention Pos. School
Jordan Dixon OL Shepherd
Hussam Ouri OL Shepherd
Isaiah Shelton OL Shepherd
Levi Barber LB Shepherd
Dominick Dixon LB Shepherd
Robert Hays DL Shepherd
D.J. Scott DB Shepherd
Calvinaugh Jones RB Concord
Silas Agyemang DL Concord
Davon Marion DB Concord
Ross May OL Charleston
Justin Avery LB Charleston
Tre Kelly DB Charleston
Darren Elliott DB Glenville State
Jovante Johnson DB West Liberty
Kyle Wallace OL Urbana
Joe Webb WR Urbana
Roy Harvison LB Urbana
Chris Barfield OL Fairmont State
C.J. Goodwin WR Fairmont State
Daniel Monroe RB Fairmont State
Wenly Belliard DE WV State


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