Hoosiers Receive Preseason Recognition
June 14, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Five Hoosiers earned recognition from several national preseason magazines. Wide receivers Tandon Doss and Damarlo Belcher, quarterback Ben Chappell, running back Darius Willis and punter Chris Hagerup received preseason accolades.
Athlon Sports' preseason magazines hit retail locations with Chappell on the Indiana Big Ten regional edition cover. Doss was selected a first team All-Big Ten punt returner and second team All-Big Ten wide receiver, while Willis was named a third team All-Big Ten running back.
Additionally, Hoosier great Antwaan Randle El was honored on the Big Ten All-Decade Team at all-purpose.
Sporting News recognized Doss as an All-Big Ten wide receiver. Doss also was ranked the 20th-best wideout nationally and a second team All-Big Ten wide receiver by Lindy's. Adam Rittenberg of ESPN.com has rated Doss as the Big Ten's 14th-best player regardless of position.
Phil Steele's preview magazine picked Doss as a first team All-Big Ten wide receiver. Hagerup was named the 12th-best punter nationally, while Belcher and Willis carded third team All-Big Ten accolades.
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