Chattanooga dominates All-SoCon awards

Spartanburg, SC ( – Repeat winners from Chattanooga ruled the
day as the Southern Conference football coaches handed out their postseason
awards Tuesday.

After Chattanooga earned its second straight conference title, senior defensive
end Davis Tull was named the SoCon defensive player of the year for a third
straight season, junior quarterback Jacob Huesman was named the offensive
player of the year for a second consecutive season and Russ Huesman was named
the coach of the year for a second consecutive season.

Other awards went to VMI quarterback Al Cobb (freshman of the year) and
Chattanooga sophomore offensive lineman Corey Levin (Jacobs Blocking Award).


(As voted on by SoCon head coaches)

First-Team Offense

QB – Jacob Huesman, Jr., Chattanooga

RB – Denzel Williams, So., Samford

RB – Keon Williams, Sr., Chattanooga

OL – Sam Frye, Jr., The Citadel

OL – Joe Turner, Jr., Furman

OL – Gunnar Bromelow, Jr., Samford

OL – Corey Levin, So., Chattanooga

OL – Anton Wahrby, So., Wofford

TE – Faysal Shafaat, Sr., Chattanooga

WR – Karel Hamilton, So., Samford

WR – Spearman Robinson, So., Western Carolina

First-Team Defense

DL – Gary Wilkins, Sr., Furman

DL – Derrick Lott, Sr., Chattanooga

DL – Davis Tull, Sr., Chattanooga

DL – Tarek Odom, Sr., Wofford

LB – Cory Magwood, Jr., Furman

LB – Justin Cooper, Jr., Samford

LB – Christon Gill, Sr., Western Carolina

DB – Jaquiski Tartt, Sr., Samford

DB – Cedric Nettles, So., Chattanooga

DB – Dee Virgin, So., Chattanooga

DB – Ace Clark, Sr., Western Carolina

First-Team Specialists

PK – Henrique Ribeiro, So., Chattanooga

P – Greg Peranich, Sr., Samford

RS- Chandler Curtis, Fr., Mercer