Sun Belt Preseason picture

Predicted order of finish

With total voting points and first-place votes in parentheses:

UL-Lafayette (4) 57

UL-Monroe (2) 57

Arkansas State (2) 45

Western Kentucky 44

Troy 35

Texas State 23

South Alabama 19

Georgia State 8

Offensive Player of the Year

QB Kolton Browning, UL-Monroe

Defensive Player of the Year

LB Andrew Jackson, Western Kentucky

Preseason team


QB Kolton Browning UL-Monroe

RB David Oku Arkansas State

RB Antonio Andrews Western Kentucky

WR J.D. McKissic Arkansas State

WR Je’Ron Hamm UL-Monroe

WR Eric Thomas Troy

TE Wes Saxton South Alabama

OL Bryce Giddens Arkansas State

OL Andre Huval UL-Lafayette

OL Josh Allen UL-Monroe

OL Terrence Jones Troy

OL Sean Conway Western Kentucky


DL Ryan Carrethers Arkansas State

DL Christian Ringo UL-Lafayette

DL Kentarius Caldwell UL-Monroe

DL Alex Page South Alabama

LB Qushaun Lee Arkansas State

LB Justin Anderson UL-Lafayette

LB Andrew Jackson Western Kentucky

DB Sterling Young Arkansas State

DB Isaiah Newsome UL-Monroe

DB Tyrell Pearson South Alabama

DB Jonathan Dowling Western Kentucky


K Brian Davis Arkansas State

P Will Scott Troy

RS Antonio Andrews Western Kentucky