Three Heels Named Preseason All-ACC

PINEHURST, N.C. --- Wide receiver Dwight Jones (Burlington, N.C.), defensive end Quinton Coples (Kinston, N.C.) and defensive tackle Tydreke Powell (Ahoksie, N.C.) were named to the 2011 Preseason All-ACC Team announced on Wednesday.

2011 Atlantic Coast Conference Preseason Team
Offense
Pos.Name (Votes)HtWtClassHometown
WRConner Vernon, Duke (20)6-2195JuniorMiami, Fla.
WRDwight Jones, North Carolina (26)6-4225SeniorBurlington, N.C.
TEGeorge Bryan, NC State (40)6-5265SeniorCastle Hayne, N.C.
TBlake DeChristopher, Virginia Tech (30)6-5312SeniorMidlothian, Va.
TAndrew Datko, Florida State (29)6-6321SeniorWeston, Fla.
G Brandon Washington, Miami (28)6-4 320SeniorMiami, Fla.
GOmoregie Uzzi, Georgia Tech (21)6-3300JuniorLithonia, Ga.
CTyler Horn, Miami (18)6-4305SeniorMemphis, Tenn.
QBEJ Manuel, Florida State (23) 6-5245JuniorVirginia Beach, Va.
RBMontel Harris, Boston College (49)5-10200SeniorJacksonville, Fla.
RBAndre Ellington, Clemson (19)5-10190JuniorMoncks Corner, S.C.
Defense
Pos.Name (Votes)HtWtClassHometown
DEBrandon Jenkins, Florida State (44)6-3265JuniorTallahassee, Fla.
DEQuinton Coples, North Carolina (38)6-6285SeniorKinston, N.C.
DTTydreke Powell, North Carolina (21)6-3310SeniorAhoskie, N.C.
DTBrandon Thompson, Clemson (21)6-2310SeniorThomasville, Ga.
LBLuke Kuechly, Boston College (49)6-3235JuniorCincinnati, Ohio
LBSean Spence, Miami (35)6-0224SeniorMiami, Fla.
LBKenny Tate, Maryland (23)6-4220SeniorForestville, Md.
CBChase Minnifield, Virginia (38)6-0185SeniorLexington, Ky..
CBJayron Hosely, Virginia Tech (32)5-10170JuniorDelray Beach, Fla.
SRay-Ray Armstrong, Miami (36)6-4215JuniorSanford, Fla.
SEddie Whitley, Virginia Tech (17)6-1187SeniorCharlotte, N.C.
Specialists
Pos.Name (Votes)HtWtClassHometown
PKWill Snyderwine, Duke (18)5-11190SeniorPotomac, Md.
PDawson Zimmerman, Clemson (21)6-0205SeniorLawrenceville, Ga.
SPGreg Reid, Florida State (22)5-8186JuniorValdosta, Ga.

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