smazza Posted May 6, 2008 Group: Member Topic Count: 0 Content Count: 64,918 Reputation: 2,104 Days Won: 172 Joined: 01/01/2001 Share Posted May 6, 2008 Rutgers Football Ranked No. 22 in Athlon Preseason Magazine Text Size: Courtney Greene and Tiquan Underwood Named Preseason All-BIG EAST Picks Posted on 5/6/2008 10:07:45 AM PRINT THIS PAGE E-MAIL THIS PAGE RSS PISCATAWAY, N.J. Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Rutgers football team was ranked No. 22 in Athlon Magazine's Preseason Top 25 poll, which was released today on AthlonSports.com. The Scarlet Knights return 15 starters from last season's 8-5 squad that won the program's second consecutive bowl with a 52-30 victory vs. Ball State in the International Bowl.Senior wide receiver Tiquan Underwood (Lawrenceville, N.J.) is featured on the cover of the Eastern edition of Athlon's Preview Magazine, which hits newsstands June 6. Nine players collected Preseason All-BIG EAST honors according to Athlon. Underwood and senior free safety Courtney Greene (New Rochelle, N.Y.) earned First Team All-Conference accolades. Junior wide receiver Kenny Britt (Bayonne, N.J.), senior tight end Kevin Brock (Hackensack, N.J.), sophomore offensive lineman Anthony Davis (Piscataway, N.J.) and senior defensive lineman Jamaal Westerman (Brampton, Ontario) were named to the All-Conference Preseason Second Team while junior center Ryan Blaszczyk (Medford Lakes, N.J.), senior cornerback Jason McCourty (Nanuet, N.Y.) and junior punt returner Dennis Campbell (Plantation, Fla.) were Third Team All-Conference selections.The Scarlet Knights open the 2008 season Monday, Sept. 1 on Labor Day vs. Fresno State. The game will be televised to a national audience on ESPN modified by Bulliever to add new message icon Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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