The CIAA Announces Its 2006 Football All-Conference Team and Players of the Year

The CIAA Announces Its 2006 Football All-Conference Team and Players of the Year  

November 6, 2006 

Hampton, VA...The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Football Coaches Association has made its selections for the 2006 All-CIAA Football Team and Players of the Year.

This year's top honor goes to freshman, quarterback, Stadford Brown of North Carolina Central University.  As Player of the Year, Brown finishes the regular season at the head of the conference in passing yards, averaging 209.9 ypg, 24 TD's and has a pass efficiency rate of 152.

Our Defensive Player of the Year, Kevin Jones of St. Augustine's College is a senior linebacker that leads the nation in total tackles with 120 (58 solo/62 asst.) and is second in the nation with a 12.0 average.  The two-time National Defensive Player of the Week has also been honored as the CIAA Defensive Lineman of the Week three times.

Special Teams Player of the Year, Kevin Dodson of Elizabeth City State University is a senior punter from Camden, NC.  Dodson leads the conference in punting with an average of 41.2yds and recorded a long of 65 yds.  He is also 16 for 18 in PATs.  The three-time Specialty Player of the Week also ranks amongst the top in the conference in field goal percentage 60% and scoring (kick) 34pts.

The team will be recognized at the CIAA Football Championship Banquet on November 9, 2006 in Durham, NC.

The CIAA All-Conference Football Team

1st TEAM - OFFENSE

TIGHT END
Kenneth Broadway NCCU SR 6'0 220 Chapel Hill, NC
OFFENSIVE LINE
Ronnie McClary ECSU SR 6'4 325 Goldsboro, NC
Sam Funches NCCU SR 6'7 270 Lawnside, NJ
Robert Duncan NCCU SR 6'0 268 Winston-Salem, NC
Kaeo Lealao VUU SR 6'1 380 Ewabeach, HI
WIDE RECEIVERS
Chris Carter ECSU SR 5'9 190 Winston-Salem, NC
Charles Futrell NCCU SR 6'6 200 Fayetteville, NC
QUARTERBACK
Stadford Brown NCCU FR 6'1 196 Washington, DC
RUNNING BACKS
Nathaniel Queen BSU SR 5'10 185 Fairmont Heights,MD
Brandon Fields ECSU JR 5'9 180 Wilson, NC
KICK RETURN
DeAudra Dix JCSU SR 6'0 180 Merritt Island, FL
PLACE KICKER
Brandon Gilbert NCCU JR 5'9 283 Graham, NC
DEFENSE
DEFENSIVE LINE
Maceo Thomas ECSU SR 6'3 290 Portsmouth, VA
Greg Moore ECSU JR 6'5 240 Wallace, NC
Greg Peterson NCCU SR 5'5 280 Beaulaville, NC
Alex Hall SAC JR 6'5 250 Glenarden, MD
LINEBACKERS
Emanuel Plummer ECSU SR 6'1 235 Freeport, NY
Eddie Wilson JCSU SR 5'11 230 Elliot, SC
Naim-Adbul Malik NCCU SR 6'5 228 Queens, NY
Kevin Jones SAC SR 6'3 225 South Hill, VA
DEFENSIVE BACKS
Dwight Richardson ECSU SR 6'0 185 Grand Praire, TX
DeAundra Dix JCSU SR 6'0 180 Merritt Island, FL
Craig Amos NCCU JR 5'10 180 Winston-Salem
Andre George NCCU SR 5'10 176 Columbia, MD
PUNTER
Kevin Dodson ECSU SR 6'1 195 Camden, NC
PUNT RETURNER
Billy Wiggins ECSU FR 5'10 180 Charlotte, NC






2nd TEAM - OFFENSE

TIGHT-END
Lonnie Davis ECSU SR 6'4 265 Jacksonville, FL
OFFENSIVE LINE
Torrain Kelly BSU JR 6'5 340 Washington, DC
Jake Thompson ECSU JR 6'5 330 Redlands, CA
Courtney Safford SU JR 6'5 300 Augusta, GA
Jermaine LaFate VSU GRAD 6'4 300 Wilimington, DE
WIDE RECEIVERS
Julius McClellan NCCU SR 6'4 230 Lakeland, FL
Herbert Jones VUU SR 6'3 185 Norfolk, VA
QUARTERBACK
Lamar Little VUU SO 5'11 200 Cander, NJ
RUNNINGBACK
Nick Green FSU SR 5'11 210 Bolvia, NC
Reginald Price SU JR 5'10 200 Winston-Salem, NC
KICK RETURN
Brandon Fields ECSU JR 5'9 180 Wilson, NC
PLACE KICKER
Kevin Dodson ECSU SR 6'1 195 Camden, NC
DEFENSE
DEFENSIVE LINE
Durrell York BSU SR 6'2 285 Baltimore, MD
Andre Dunn FSU JR 6'3 240 Knightdale, NC
DJ Haynesworth JCSU SR 6'3 290 Greensboro, NC
Aaron Knight VSU SR 6'3 255 Chesterfield, VA
LINE BACKERS
Stanely Clark LC JR 6'2 240 Stark, FL
Terrance Ford SU JR 6'2 220 Clewiston, FL
DEFENSIVE BACKS
Terrance Stafford BSU Grad 5'11 180 Virginia Beach, VA
Donte' Wise FSU SO 5'9 170 Fayetteville, NC
Lionel Vincent LC JR 6'2 205 Las Vegas, NV
Curtonio Marshall SAC SR 5'11 200 Belle Glade, FL
PUNTER
Ward Aycock FSU FR 5'11 175 Selma, NC
PUNT RETURNER
Brandon Alston NCCU JR 5'5 150 Durham, NC