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Fournette named an AP All-American

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU running back Leonard Fournette has been named an All-American by the Associated Press.  

Joining Fournette on the first team is Alabama running back Derrick Henry.

LSU senior offensive tackle Vadal Alexander was named to the third team.

The 2015 Associated Press All-America team:
FIRST TEAM
Offense:
Quarterback: Deshaun Watson, sophomore, Clemson
Running backs: Derrick Henry, junior, Alabama; Leonard Fournette, sophomore, LSU
Tackles: Taylor Decker, senior, Ohio State; Spencer Drango, senior, Baylor
Guards: Joshua Garnett, senior, Stanford; Landon Turner, senior, North Carolina
Center: Jack Allen, senior, Michigan State
Receivers: Corey Coleman, junior, Baylor; Josh Doctson, senior, TCU
Tight end: Hunter Henry, junior, Arkansas
All-purpose player: Christian McCaffrey, sophomore, Stanford
Kicker: Ka'imi Fairbairn, senior, UCLA

Defense:
Ends: Shaq Lawson, junior, Clemson; Carl Nassib, senior, Penn State
Tackles: A'Shawn Robinson, junior, Alabama; Andrew Billings, junior, Baylor
Linebackers: Reggie Ragland, senior, Alabama; Tyler Matakevich, senior, Temple; Jaylon Smith, junior, Notre Dame
Cornerbacks: Desmond King, junior, Iowa; Vernon Hargreaves III, junior, Florida
Safeties: Jeremy Cash, senior, Duke; Vonn Bell, junior, Ohio State
Punter: Tom Hackett, senior, Utah

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