Bianucci and Brooks Make All-SEC

Auburn, Ala.--Sophomore outfielder Mike Bianucci and freshman second baseman Robert Brooks have been named to All-SEC teams by the league's coaches. Bianucci is a second team All-SEC selection after hitting .326 with 14 homeruns and Brooks, who started every game for the Tigers this season, is on the freshman All-SEC team.

Bianucci's 14 homeruns led the team and as did his .640 slugging percentage. He was second on the team in RBI (51) and total bases (112) and third in walks (29) and on-base percentage (.427) despite missing 10 games because of injuries. As a draft-eligible sophomore, Bianucci is expected to be an early selection in the June 7 MLB Draft.

Brooks started all 56 games and hit .281 with 11 doubles, a triple and a pair of homeruns. He also stole 16 bases and helped turn 33 double plays.

The Tigers have had at least one All-SEC selection in every year since 1985.

SEC PLAYER OF THE YEAR - Matt LaPorta, Florida
SEC PITCHER OF THE YEAR - *David Price, Vanderbilt
SEC FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR - Jordan Henry, Ole Miss
SEC SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR - Emeel Salem, Alabama
SEC COACH OF THE YEAR - *Tim Corbin, Vanderbilt

FIRST TEAM ALL-SEC
1B - Matt LaPorta, Florida
2B - Travis Jones, South Carolina
3B - Pedro Alvarez, Vanderbilt
SS - Zack Cozart, Ole Miss
C - Edward Easley, Mississippi State
OF - *Emeel Salem, Alabama
OF - *Dominic de la Osa, Vanderbilt
OF - Brian Leclerc, Florida
DH - Phil Disher, South Carolina
P - *David Price, Vanderbilt
P - Nick Schmidt, Arkansas
P - Jess Todd, Arkansas
RP - Casey Weathers, Vanderbilt

SECOND TEAM ALL-SEC
1B - Justin Smoak, South Carolina
2B - Jeffrey Rea, Mississippi State
3B - James Darnell, South Carolina
SS - Ryan Flaherty, Vanderbilt
C - J.P. Arencibia, Tennessee
OF - Jordan Henry, Ole Miss
OF - Mike Bianucci, Auburn
OF - Julio Borbon, Tennessee
DH - Alex Avila, Alabama
P - Lance Lynn, Ole Miss
P - James Adkins, Tennessee
RP - Jared Bradford, LSU
RP - Cody Satterwhite, Ole Miss

ALL FRESHMAN TEAM
1B - Yan Gomes, Tennessee
2B - Robert Brooks, Auburn
2B - Zach Miller, Ole Miss
3B - Connor Powers, Mississippi State
SS - Cole Figueroa, Florida
C - Sean Ochinko, LSU
OF - *Jordan Henry, Ole Miss
OF - Blake Dean, LSU
OF - Matt den Dekker, Florida
OF - Jonathan Pigott, Florida
DH - Jeff Lockwood, Tennessee
P - Mike Minor, Vanderbilt
P - Nathan Baker, Ole Miss
RP - Dallas Keuchel, Arkansas

* - Unanimous selection


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