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Pitt DT Donald, PSU Trio Named All-Conference
Pitt senior defensive tackle Aaron Donald, along with Penn State wide receiver Allen Robinson, defensive tackle Da'Quan Jones, and guard John Urschel, were named all-conference First Team on Monday.
Donald, considered by many to be the best defensive player in the country, was named to the ACC First-Team in Pitt's first season in the conference. He leads the nation with 2.2 tackles for loss per game. Donald is also a finalist for four national awards; the Bednarik, Outland, Lombardi, and Nagurski.
Pitt freshman wide receiver Tyler Boyd earned Second Team All-ACC honors while senior wideout Devin Street was named to the conference's Third Team.
For the second consecutive year, Penn State's Allen Robinson was named Big Ten Wide Receiver of the Year. Robinson, a First Team All-Big Ten selection, leads the conference with 1,423 yards.
Fellow Nittany Lions Jones and Urschel were also All-Big Ten choices; Urschel a unanimous First Team Offensive Lineman for the second straight year, Jones a selection by Big Ten coaches for at defensive tackle.