Media and coaches unveil All-SoCon preseason list and team projections

Preseason Teams
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With the college football season just over a month away, players from Furman and Wofford find themselves receiving preseason all conference recognition. At this year's Southern Conference Media Day in Asheville, coaches and the media that cover the league unveiled their Preseason All- Socon selections. They also listed their predicted order of finish for teams in the league.

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Furman had 5 players named All-Socon. O-linemen Anderson Tomlin and Pearson Toomey joined TE Ryan Miller on the 1st Team Offense. DB Travis Blackshear was named to the 1st Team Defense. RB Dominic Roberto garnered 2nd team honors.

Wofford had three players receive pre-season recognition. D-Lineman Michael Mason was a 1st team selection, Offensive lineman Al Hogan and Long Snapper Colin Springer were named to the 2nd team.

The coaches and media both projected Furman to finish in the upper half of the league, slotting them 4th. Wofford was chosen to finish last in the 9 team league. Chattanooga was picked to finish 1st and defending SoCon Champs ETSU was chosen to finish 2nd. You can hear every Furman game this fall on the Fan Upstate.