Six Mean Green Named To Preseason All-SBC Football Team
NEW ORLEANS, La. (7/24/06) ? North Texas landed six players on the Preseason All-Sun Belt football team as selected from the conference's media days.
NEW ORLEANS, La. (7/24/06) North Texas landed six players on the Preseason All-Sun Belt football team as selected from the conference’s media days.
The Mean Green, who ranked fourth in the preseason coaches poll, placed more athletes on the All-Sun Belt team than any other school.
Running back Jamario Thomas, receiver Johnny Quinn, lineman Dylan Lineberry, defensive end Jeremiah Chapman, linebacker Phillip Graves and safety Aaron Weathers were honored on the list.
North Texas begins fall camp on Aug. 7th in preparation for the season opener at
2006 Preseason Sun Belt Poll
As voted on by the league’s eight head coaches.
First place votes in parentheses.
1. Louisiana-Lafayette (3) 58
5. Louisiana-Monroe (1) 31
2006 Preseason All-Sun Belt Team
As voted on by the league’s eight head coaches and
selected media members.
QB: Jerry Babb, Louisiana-Lafayette
WR: Johnny Quinn,
TE: Samuel Smith,
OL: Tanner Jenkins,
OL: Brandon Cox, Louisiana-Lafayette
OL: Kyle Cunningham, Louisiana-Monroe
OL: Germayle Franklin, Middle
OL: Dylan Lineberry,
DL: Jeremiah Chapman,
LB: J.K. Sabb, Middle
LB: Phillip Graves,
DB: Kevin Payne, Louisiana-Monroe
DB: Aaron Weathers,
- Special Teams
P: Colby Smith, Middle
PK: Greg Whibbs,
RS: Leodis McKelvin,
Preseason Offensive Player of the Year
Jerry Babb, Louisiana-Lafayette
Preseason Defensive Player of the Year