12 Golden Eagles make all-Conference USA team

12 Golden Eagles make all-Conference USA team

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The University of Southern Mississippi football squad had solid representation Tuesday when Conference USA's all-league team were announced. Voting was done by the league's coaches.

Twelve Golden Eagles were selected to the first, second, honorable mention and all-freshman teams.

Seniors Cameron Tom (offensive lineman), Dylan Bradley (defensive lineman) and D'Nerius Antoine (defensive back) were named to the first team. Junior running back Ito Smith and sophomore kicker Parker Shaunfield made the second team.

The team's honorable mention selections include senior quarterback Nick Mullens, junior tight end Julian Allen, junior wide out Allenzae Staggers, junior defensive lineman Xavier Thigpen, senior linebacker Elijah Parker and senior punter Tyler Sarrazin.

Offensive lineman Ty Pollard was named to the all-freshman team.

The Golden Eagles finished the regular season at 6-6 overall and 4-4 in league play. They will close out the season Dec. 17 against Louisiana-Lafayette in the New Orleans Bowl.