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Wing, Alleman named to Watch Lists

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Brad Wing & Drew Alleman (Source: LSUSports.net) Brad Wing & Drew Alleman (Source: LSUSports.net)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The preseason parade of watch lists continued today with two more Tigers earning recognition. LSU kicker Drew Alleman has been named to the Lou Groza Watch list, while Brad Wing has been named to the Ray Guy Watch List.

Alleman, a senior from Lafayette, made 16 of 18 field goals last year and enters this season as LSU's most accurate kicker in school history with a field goal percentage of .899.

Wing, the sophomore from Australia, average 44.4 yards per punt last year, placing 27 of his 59 punts inside the opponent's 20-yard line, 13 of those punts inside the 10-yard line, with only five touchbacks.

2012 Lou Groza Award Preseason Watch List
 
Name, School, Year
Drew Alleman, LSU, Sr.
Brett Baer, Louisiana-Lafayette, Sr.
Drew Basil, Ohio State, Jr.
Tyler Bitancurt, West Virginia, Sr.
Maikon Bonani, South Florida, Sr.
Chris Boswell, Rice, Jr.
Chandler Catanzaro, Clemson, Jr.
Dan Conroy, Michigan State, Sr.
Mitch Ewald, Indiana, Jr.
Anthony Fera, Penn State, Jr.
Andrew Furney, Washington State, Jr.
Brendan Gibbons, Michigan, Jr.
Jack Griffin, FIU, Sr.
Andre Heidari, USC, So.
Parker Herrington, Air Force, Sr.
Zach Hocker, Arkansas, Jr.
Dustin Hopkins, Florida State, Sr.
Michael Hunnicutt, Oklahoma, So.
Ty Long, UAB, So.
Brett Maher, Nebraska, Sr.
Craig McIntosh, Kentucky, Sr.
Mike Meyer, Iowa, Jr.
Jimmy Newman, Wake Forest, Sr.
Cody Parkey, Auburn, Jr.
Quinn Sharp, Oklahoma State, Sr.
Jeremy Shelley, Alabama, Sr.
Caleb Sturgis, Florida, Sr.
Matt Weller, Ohio, Sr.
Jake Wieclaw, Miami (FL), Sr.
Jordan Williamson, Stanford, So.

2012 Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch List
 
Name, School, Year
Dylan Breeding, Arkansas, Jr.
Steven Clark, Auburn, Jr.
Brian Schmiedebusch, Bowling Green, Jr.
Riley Stephenson, BYU, Sr.
Pat O'Donnell, Cincinnati, Jr.
Darragh O'Neill, Colorado, Sr.
Pete Kontodiakos, Colorado State, Sr.
Richie Leone, Houston, Jr.
Bobby Cowan, Idaho, Sr.
Kirby Van Der Kamp, Iowa State, So.
Ron Doherty, Kansas, Jr.
Ryan Allen, Louisiana Tech, Sr.
Brad Wing, LSU, So.
Dalton Botts, Miami, So.
Brett Maher, Nebraska, Sr.
Will Atterberry, North Texas, Sr.
Quinn Sharp, Oklahoma State, Sr.
Tyler Campbell, Ole Miss, Jr.
Jackson Rice, Oregon, Sr.
Harrison Waid, San Jose State, So.
Jeff Locke, UCLA, Sr.
Sean Sellwood, Utah, Sr.
Tyler Bennett, Utah State, Sr.
Ian Campbell, UTEP, Sr.
Richard Kent, Vanderbilt, Sr.

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