Reid Named First-Team All-ACC

Dexter Reid

Chapel Hill, N.C. -- University of North Carolina junior safety Dexter Reid has been voted first-team Atlantic Coast Conference, announced today by the league office. Wide receiver Sam Aiken and tight end Bobby Blizzard were selected honorable-mention all-conference. Reid is the first Tar Heel defensive back to earn first-team All-ACC honors since Dre' Bly in 1998.

Reid led the ACC in tackles with 166 stops. He had the second highest single-season tackle total in school history, just five stops shy of the school record of 171 by Buddy Curry in 1979.

Aiken, who leads the ACC in receptions and receiving yards per game and set single-season school records in receptions and receiving yards, earned 56 votes. Blizzard, who finished the season with 28 catches for 439 yards and five touchdowns, had 28 votes.

First Team - Offense
QB Matt Schaub, Jr., Virginia 101
RB Chris Downs, Sr., Maryland 119
RB T.A. McLendon, Fr., NC State 115
WR Jerricho Cotchery, Jr., NC State 113
WR Billy McMullen, Sr., Virginia 103
TE Sean Berton, Sr., NC State 75
OT Brett Williams, Sr., Florida State 126
OT Matt Crawford, Sr., Maryland 84
OG Montrae Holland, Sr., Florida State 112
OG Blake Henry, Sr., Wake Forest 70
OC Todd Wike, Sr., Maryland 111
PK Nick Novak, So., Maryland 101

First Team - Defense
DL Alonzo Jackson, Sr., Florida State 134
DL Calvin Pace, Sr., Wake Forest 117
DL Shawn Johnson, Jr., Duke 99
DL Nick Eason, Gr., Clemson 90
LB E.J. Henderson, Sr., Maryland 141
LB Dantonio Burnette, Sr., NC State 121
LB Angelo Crowell, Sr., Virginia 76
DB Terrence Holt, Sr., NC State 140
DB Jeremy Muyres, Sr., Georgia Tech 114
DB Dexter Reid, Jr., North Carolina 96
DB Domonique Foxworth, So., Maryland 87
SP Steve Suter, So., Maryland 121
P Brooks Barnard, Sr., Maryland 138

Second Team - Offense
QB Philip River, Jr., NC State 97
RB Greg Jones, Jr., Florida State 113
RB Alex Wade, Jr., Duke 42
WR Kerry Watkins, Sr., Georgia Tech 71
WR Anquan Boldin, Jr., Florida State 70
TE Heath Miller, Fr., Virginia 53
OT Nat Dorsey, So., Georgia Tech 83
OT Chris Colmer, Jr., NC State 60
OG Lamar Bryant, Jr., Maryland 55
OG Shane Riggs, Sr., NC State 50
C Antoine Mirambeau, Sr., Florida State 58
PK Luke Manget, Sr., Georgia Tech 50

Second Team- Defense
DL Chris Canty, So., Virginia 85
DL Shawn Price, Sr., NC State 85
DL Randy Starks, So., Maryland 75
DL Bryant McNeal, Sr., Clemson 58
LB Mike Boulware, Jr., Florida State 63
LB Recardo Wimbush, Sr., Georgia Tech 56
LB Kendyll Pope, Jr., Florida State 41
DB Justin Miller, Fr., Clemson 85
DB Brian Mance, Sr., Clemson 81
DB Madieu Williams, Jr., Maryland 64
DB Jerton Evans, Sr., Virginia 58
SP Fabian Davis, Sr., Wake Forest 41
P Chance Gwaltney, Sr., Florida State 82

HONORABLE MENTION OFFENSE (20 or more points) - QB: Scott McBrien, Jr., Maryland (23); RB: Tarence Williams, Sr., Wake Forest (31). WR: Sam Aiken, Sr., North Carolina (56). TE: Bobby Blizzard, Jr., North Carolina (28), Jeff Dugan, Jr., Maryland (28). OT: Gary Byrd, Sr., Clemson (27); Mark Moroz, Jr., Wake Forest (26); Mike Mullins, Sr., Virginia (26). OG: Elton Brown, So., Virginia (49); C.J. Brooks, So., Maryland (46); Tyson Clabo, Jr., Wake Forest (35). C: Hugh Reilly, Jr., Georgia Tech (31). PK: Aaron Hunt, Jr., Clemson (30); Xavier Beita, So., Florida State (23).

HONORABLE MENTION DEFENSE - DL: Terrance Martin, Sr., NC State (54); Matt Zielinski, Jr., Duke (49); Montique Sharpe, Sr., Wake Forest (31). LB: Darryl Blackstock, Fr., Virginia (37); John Leake, Jr., Clemson (37); Ryan Fowler, Jr., Duke (29); Rodney Thomas, Sr., Clemson (20). DB: Andre Maddox, So., NC State (45); Almondo Curry, Jr., Virginia (44); Quintin Williams, Jr., Wake Forest (35); Eric King, So., Wake Forest (23). SP: Kelley Rhino, Sr., Georgia Tech (35).

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