Cajuns Place Eleven on All-Sun Belt Team
Eleven Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns were honored by the Sun Belt Conference Thursday with the announcement of the All-Conference team, voted on by the league's coaches and selected media members.
Cajun offensive lineman Kevin Dotson was named to the first team. running back Elijah Mitchell and offensive lineman Robert Hunt were named to the second team, while running back Trey Ragas, wide receiver Ja'Marcus Bradley, defensive lineman Zi'Yon Hill and linebacker Jacques Boudreaux were named to the third team. In addition, running back Raymond Calais, linebacker Justin Middleton, defensive end Bennie Higgins and kicker Kyle Pfau were named honorable mention.
Arkansas State quarterback Justice Hansen was named the Player of the Year. Appalachian State quarterback Zac Thomas was named Offensive Player of the Year, Arkansas State defensive lineman Roheen Bingham got the nod as Defensive Player of the Year. Newcomer of the Year honors went to Arkansas State WR Kirk Merritt, while Marcel Murray of Arkansas State was named the league's top freshman.
Appalachian State head coach Scott Satterfield, who led the Moutaineers to a 9-2 record and a host berth in the Conference title game, was named Coach of the Year.
See the entire release from the Sun Belt here.