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Florida OL Chaz Green named to FWAA Freshman All-America team



Florida OL Chaz Green, a former Tampa Catholic standout, has been selected to the Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-America Team, announced today.

The team and coach are selected by an 11-person panel of nationally-prominent writers led by Mike Griffith of the Knoxville News Sentinel. Both true freshmen (14 players) and redshirt freshmen (12 players) were considered for the team.

A total of 23 players came from the Pac-12, SEC, Big 12, Big Ten, ACC and Big East conferences and Notre Dame. 

Here is the full list:

Pos. Player, School Ht. Wt. Hometown
QB Sean Mannion, Oregon State 6-5 218 Pleasanton, Calif.
RB Giovani Bernard, North Carolina 5-10 205 Davie, Fla.
RB Lyle McCombs, Connecticut 5-8 172 Staten Island, N.Y.
WR Matt Miller, Boise State 6-3 213 Helena, Mont.
WR • Marqise Lee, USC 6-0 190 Inglewood, Calif.
WR • Sammy Watkins, Clemson 6-1 200 Fort Myers, Fla.
AP • De'Anthony Thomas, Oregon 5-9 173 Los Angeles, Calif.
OL • Reese Dismukes, Auburn 6-3 300 Spanish Fort, Ala.
OL B.J. Finney, Kansas State 6-4 297 Andale, Kan.
OL Chaz Green, Florida 6-5 306 Tampa, Fla.
OL • Kaleb Johnson, Rutgers 6-4 298 Jacksonville, Fla.
OL Jake Smith, Louisville 6-4 315 Jacksonville, Ala.

Pos. Player, School Ht. Wt. Hometown
DL • Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina 6-6 254 Rock Hill, S.C.
DL • Timmy Jernigan, Florida State 6-3 297 Lake City, Fla.
DL • Aaron Lynch, Notre Dame 6-6 265 Cape Coral, Fla.
DL Marcus Rush, Michigan State 6-2 250 Cincinnati, Ohio
LB Dion Bailey, USC 6-0 200 Lakewood, Calif.
LB Jeremy Grove, East Carolina 6-1 230 Frederick, Md.
LB • A.J. Johnson, Tennessee 6-3 245 Gainesville, Ga.
DB • Blair Burns, Wyoming 5-10 170 Plano, Texas
DB Ibraheim Campbell, Northwestern 5-11 205 Philadelphia, Pa.
DB • Quandre Diggs, Texas 5-10 200 Angleton, Texas
DB Merrill Noel, Wake Forest 5-10 180 Pahokee, Fla.
DB • Eric Rowe, Utah 6-1 185 Spring, Texas

Pos. Player, School Ht. Wt. Hometown
P Brad Wing, LSU 6-3 184 Melbourne, Australia
K Michael Hunnicutt, Oklahoma 6-0 175 Richardson, Texas
PR • Scott Harding, Hawaii 5-11 195 Brisbane, Australia
KR • Tyler Lockett, Kansas State 5-11 170 Tulsa, Okla.


[Last modified: Monday, January 9, 2012 5:28pm]


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