Golden Hurricane Land On The All Conference USA First-Team
The University of Tulsa has three seniors make the Conference USA All-Conference First-Team led by Tulsa native Shawn Jackson. The TU linebacker had a team-high five interceptions and had three fumble recoveries. He ranked seventh in the country for solo tackles, 11th for tackles for loss, 12th for total tackles, 18th for interceptions and 22nd for fumble recoveries.Running back Trey Watts and offensive lineman Stetson Burnett make the first-team offense. Watts was the leading rusher for TU in 2013 with 1,329 yards in 12 games. That was also the best in Conference USA. He became the fourth player in school history to rush for a 1,000 yards in two separate seasons.Burnett played 665 snaps for the Golden Hurricane. Tulsa head coach Bill Blankenship frequently said Burnett was the best lineman on the team, if not the league.Here's a look at the entire list of Conference USA All-Conference Teams.
2013 C-USA ALL-CONFERENCE TEAMS
FIRST TEAMOFFENSEQB - Shane Carden, East Carolina, Jr.
RB - Charles Ross, Rice, Sr.
RB - Trey Watts, Tulsa, Sr.
OL - Stetson Burnett, Tulsa, Sr.
OL - Chris Jasperse, Marshall, Jr.
OL - Cyril Lemon, North Texas, Jr.
OL - Nate Richards, Rice, Sr.
OL - Will Simmons, East Carolina, Sr.
TE - Gator Hoskins, Marshall, Sr.
WR - Justin Hardy, East Carolina, Jr.
WR - Ryan Grant, Tulane, Sr.
WR - Tommy Shuler, Marshall, Jr.
DEFENSEDL - Christian Covington, Rice, So.
DL - Cory Henry, Florida Atlantic, Sr.
DL - IK Enemkpali, Louisiana Tech, Sr.
DL - James Rouse, Marshall, Sr.
DL - Julius Warmsley, Tulane, Sr.
LB - T.T. Barber, Middle Tennessee, So.
LB - Shawn Jackson, Tulsa, Sr.
LB - Zach Orr, North Texas, Sr.
DB - Lorenzo Doss, Tulane, So.
DB - Phillip Gaines, Rice, Sr.
DB - D'Joun Smith, Florida Atlantic, Jr.
DB - Marcus Trice, North Texas, Sr.
SPECIAL TEAMSK - Cairo Santos, Tulane, Sr.
P - Hunter Mullins, UAB, Jr.
KR - Brelan Chancellor, North Texas, Sr.
PR - Brelan Chancellor, North Texas, Sr.
LS - Trevor Gillette, Rice, Sr.
SECOND TEAMOFFENSEQB - Rakeem Cato, Marshall, Jr.
RB - Vintavious Cooper, East Carolina, Jr.
RB - Kenneth Dixon, Louisiana Tech, So.
OL - Jordan Davis, East Carolina, Sr.
OL - Garrett Scott, Marshall, Sr.
OL - Clint Van Horn, Marshall, So.
OL - Josh Walker, Middle Tennessee, Sr.
OL - Mason Y'Barbo, North Texas, Jr.
OL - Scott Inskeep, UTSA, Jr.
TE - Turner Petersen, Rice, Sr.
WR - Brelan Chancellor, North Texas, Sr.
WR - Jamarcus Nelson, UAB, Jr.
WR - Jordan Taylor, Rice, Jr.
DEFENSEDL - Aaron Bellazin, North Texas, Sr.
DL - Greg Hickman, FIU, Sr.
DL - Lee Pegues, East Carolina, Sr.
DL - Khyri Thornton, Southern Miss, Sr.
LB - Jermaine Holmes, Marshall, Jr.
LB - Derrell Johnson, East Carolina, Sr.
LB - Andrae Kirk, Florida Atlantic, Jr.
LB - Michael Kutzler, Rice, Sr.
DB - Bryce Callahan, Rice, Jr.
DB - Damon Magazu, East Carolina, Sr.
DB - Michael Mudoh, Tulsa, So.
DB - Triston Wade, UTSA, Jr.
SPECIAL TEAMSK - Chris Boswell, Rice, Sr.
P - Sean Kelly, Florida Atlantic, So.
KR - Autrey Golden, UTEP, So.
PR - Devon Smith, Marshall, Sr.
LS - Josh Cuthbert, Louisiana Tech, Sr.
2013 C-USA ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
OFFENSEQB - Nick Mullens, Southern Miss
RB - Jordan Howard, UAB
RB - Aaron Jones, UTEP
OL - Jordan Budwig, FIU
OL - Josh Chester, Middle Tennessee
OL - Dylan Foxworth, Tulsa
OL - Kaydon Kirby, North Texas
OL - Michael Selby, Marshall
OL - Cameron Tom, Southern Miss
TE - Jonnu Smith, FIU
WR - Isaiah Jones, East Carolina
WR - Tyre'oune Holmes, Southern Miss
DEFENSEDL - Codie Brooks, UTSA
DL - Jimal McBride, Middle Tennessee
DL - Demetri McGill, East Carolina
DL - Gary Thompson, Marshall
LB - Stefan Houston, Marshall
LB - Nico Marley, Tulane
LB - Dayon Pratt, East Carolina
DB - A.J. Leggett, Marshall
DB - Corey Tindal, Marshall
DB - Darnell Walker, Tulsa
DB - Xavier Woods, Louisiana Tech
SPECIAL TEAMSK - Kyle Fischer, Louisiana Tech
P - Blake Macek, North Texas
KR - Tevin King, Louisiana Tech