USC linebacker Eric Norwood has accepted an invitation to play in the Senior Bowl January 30th in Mobile, AL. Norwood becomes the fifth first team AP All American on the South Roster. Norwood was a first team All-SEC selection this season and a finalist for the Butkus and Lombardi Awards. This season Norwood has 71 tackles with 11.5 for loss and seven sacks.
Greenwood native and Appalachian State quarterback Armanti Edwards was named to the Sports Network FCS All American Team for the third straight season. Also named to the first team offense was Coastal Carolina fullback Tommy Frazer. Furman linebacker Kadarron Anderson was named to the third team defense and Citadel punt returner Andre Roberts was named to the third team special teams.