Monday, December 29, 2014

CSM names Levi Brown all-Big East

Temple defensive tackle Levi Brown has been named a preseason all-Big East Conference selection by College Sports Madness.

CSM names Levi Brown all-Big East

Temple defensive tackle Levi Brown has been named a preseason all-Big East Conference selection by College Sports Madness.

Owls running back Matt Brown and safety Justin Gildea garnered second-team honors. Offensive tackle Martin Wallace and place kicker Brandon McManus are third-team selections.

Levi Brown, a 6-foot-2, 300-pound junior, finished with 23 tackles and a forced fumble last season.

Matt Brown had 155 carries for 916 yards and six touchdowns last season. The senior was also a third-team all-conference selection as a kick returner. He returned 28 kicks for 703 yards (25.1 yards-per-return) and a touchdown.

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Gildea, a senior, finished with 51 tackles and three interceptions last season.,

McManus made 16 of 22 field-goal attempts. The senior also had a punting average of 45.8 yards. And Wallace started all 13 games last season at right tackle. The senior also played on the field-goal unit.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com. Reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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