Freshmen Football Players Earn Honors
Six make TSN All-BIG EAST freshman team
January 7, 2002

BLACKSBURG - Six Virginia Tech freshman football players have been honored by The Sporting News, being named to the publication's All-BIG EAST Freshman Football Team, as announced Monday.

On the offensive side, Kevin Jones and Jon Dunn made the team while Brandon Manning, DeAngelo Hall and Mike Daniels made the defensive team. On special teams, Richard Johnson made the team as a return specialist.
The Sporting News BIG EAST All-Freshman Team

Offense
WR Tres Moses, 5-10, 180, Rutgers WR Roosevelt Bynes, 6-1, 170, Pittsburgh TE Eric Carpenter, 6-5, 250, Temple OL (T) Rob Petitti, 6-6, 330, Pittsburgh * OL (G) Chris Snee, 6-2, 300, Boston College * OL (C) Joel Rodriguez, 6-3, 277, Miami * OL (T) Carlos Joseph, 6-6, 322, Miami * OL (T) Jon Dunn, 6-7, 310, Virginia Tech * QB Ryan Cubit, 6-3, 195, Rutgers RB Kevin Jones, 6-1, 205, Virginia Tech RB Frank Gore, 5-10, 190, Miami
Defense
DL (E) Alfred Peterson, 6-3, 245, Rutgers DL (T) Tim Bulman, 6-3, 258, Boston College DL (T) Vince Wilfork, 6-2, 346, Miami * DL (E) John Square, 6-5, 201, Miami LB Brad Cunningham, 6-1, 220, Rutgers LB Mike Daniels, 6-0, 187, Virginia Tech * LB Brandon Manning, 6-0, 211, Virginia Tech * DB (CB) DeAngelo Hall, 6-0, 190, Virginia Tech DB (CB) Jeremiah Mason, 6-1, 188, Syracuse * DB (CB) Peter Shean, 5-9, 177, Boston College * DB (CB) Al Marshall, 6-1, 180, Miami
Special teams
K NONE P Jace Amore, 6-0, 180, Temple KR Richard Johnson, 5-10, 189, Virginia Tech *
* denotes redshirt