Three Tulane players named to All-Conference USA first team

SWAC

FIRST TEAM

OFFENSE

QB — Ben Anderson, So., UAPB

RB— Kaderius Lacey, Sr., Alabama A&M; Isaiah Crowell, So., Alabama State

WR — Rico Richardson, Sr., Jackson State; Lee Doss, Jr., Southern

TE — Dezmond Beverly, Jr., UAPB

OL — Terren Jones, Sr., Alabama State; Zion Pyatt, Sr., Jackson State; Stephen Capler, Sr., Jackson State; Christopher Wilson, Sr., UAPB; Jamal Johnson-Webb, Sr., Alabama A&M

DEFENSE

DL — Joseph LeBeau, Sr., Jackson State; Brandon Thurmond, Sr., UAPB; Robert Simpson, Jr., Mississippi Valley; Jimmy Daniels, Sr., Alabama State

LB — Brandon Roberts, Sr., Alabama State; Keven Woods, Sr., Mississippi Valley; Bill Ross, Sr., UAPB

DB — Kejuan Riley, Sr., Alabama State; Qua Cox, Jr., Jackson State; Vernon Marshall, Sr., Alabama A&M; Ryan Shaw, Jr., UAPB

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK — Tyler Strickland, UAPB

P — Bobby Wenzig, Jr., Alabama State

KR — Spencer Nelson, Sr., Prairie View

SECOND TEAM

OFFENSE

QB — Dray Joseph, Jr., Southern

RB — Justin Billings, Jr., UAPB

RB — Brandon Stansell, Sr., Mississippi Valley; T.C. McWilliams, Sr., Alabama State; Ladrius Eckwood, Jr., Arkansas-Pine Bluff

TE — Bobby Goldsby, Sr., Alabama A&M

OL — Chris Browne, Sr., Southern; Terron Armstead, Sr., UAPB; Tre Glover, So., Prairie View; Kenny Eagle, UAPB; Jonathan Smith, So., Jackson State

DEFENSE

DL — Johnathan Billups, Sr., Jackson State; Robert Dorsey, Sr., Arkansas-Pine Bluff; Javaris Frtiz, Sr., Mississippi Valley; Preston Nelson, Sr., Alabama A&M

LB — Anthony Balancier, Jr., Southern; Jerome Howard, So., Prairie View; Jer-ryan Harris, Jr., UAPB

DB — Vigil Williams, Jr., Southern; Marquez Floyd, Sr., Mississippi Valley; Brian Medlock, Sr., Prairie View; Carlos Hollis, Sr., Mississippi Valley

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK — Chris Barrick, So., Prairie View

P — Robert Hersh, Sr., Texas Southern

KR — Johnta Hebert, Fr., Prairie View

Conference USA

FIRST TEAM

OFFENSE

QB — Rakeem Cato, So., Marshall

RB — Zach Line, Sr., SMU; Latavius Murray, Sr., UCF; Darrin Reaves, So., UAB

OL — Jacolby Ashworth, Sr., Houston; Brian DeShane, Sr., Tulsa; Jared Grigg, Sr., Tulsa; Chris Hubbard, Sr., UAB; Jordan Rae, Sr., UCF

TE — Vance McDonald, Sr., Rice

WR — Ryan Grant, Jr., Tulane; Justin Hardy, So., East Carolina; Tommy Shuler, So., Marshall

DEFENSE

DL — Jamie Collins, Sr., Southern Miss; Troy Davis, Sr., UCF; Cory Dorris, Sr., Tulsa; Margus Hunt, Sr., SMU; DeAundre Brown, Sr., Tulsa

LB — Ja’Gared Davis, Sr., SMU; Phillip Steward, Sr., Houston; Phillip Gaines, Jr., Rice

DB — D.J. Hayden, Sr., Houston; Kemal Ishmael, Sr., UCF; Dexter McCoil, Sr., Tulsa

SPECIAL TEAMS

K — Cairo Santos, Jr., Tulane

P — Richie Leone, Jr., Houston

KR — Quincy McDuffie, Sr., UCF

PR — J.J. Worton, So., UCF

LS — Billy Johnson, Gr., Tulane

SECOND TEAM

OFFENSE

QB — Blake Bortles, So., UCF

RB — Vintavious Cooper, Jr., East Carolina; Charles Sims, Jr., Houston

OL — Bryan Collins, Sr., SMU; Jordan Devey, Sr., Memphis; Trent Dupy, Sr., Tulsa; Will Simmons, Jr., East Carolina; Torrian Wilson, So., UCF

TE — Gator Hoskins, Jr., Marshall

WR — Aaron Dobson, Sr., Marshall; Keyarris Garrett, So., Tulsa; Darius Johnson, Sr., SMU

DEFENSE

DL — Michael Brooks, Sr., East Carolina; Johnnie Farms, Jr., Memphis; Martin Ifedi, So., Memphis; Jared St. John, Sr., Tulsa

LB — Marvin Burdette, Sr., UAB; Derrell Johnson, Jr., East Carolina; Taylor Reed, Sr., SMU

DB — Kenneth Acker, Jr., SMU; A.J. Bouye, Sr., UCF; Dominick LeGrande, Sr., Marshall; Marco Nelson, Jr., Tulsa

SPECIAL TEAMS

K — Chris Boswell, Jr., Rice

P — Ian Campbell, Sr., UTEP

KR — Trey Watts, Jr., Tulsa

PR — Justin Hardy, So., East Carolina

LS — Brandon Hartson, Sr., Houston

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