ATHENS, Ga. — Highlighted by three First Team selections, Georgia football had five players named to the Coaches All-Southeastern Conference teams, according to a league announcement on Tuesday.
Senior offensive tackle Isaiah Wynn, of St. Petersburg, Fla., and senior tailback Nick Chubb, of Cedartown, Ga., were named to the First Team Offense while junior inside linebacker Roquan Smith was included on the First Team Defense.
Senior outside linebacker Lorenzo Carter, of Norcross, Ga., and junior defensive back Deandre Baker, of Miami, Fla., were named to the Second Team on defense.
Smith and Wynn were also Associated Press All-SEC First Team selections while Chubb, sophomore returner/receiver Mecole Hardman, Carter and redshirt sophomore defensive back J.R. Reed were named to group’s Second Team. Smith was also the AP SEC Defensive Player of the Year.
The SEC Coaches individual awards will be announced on Wednesday and the Freshman All-SEC Team will be announced on Thursday.
The third-seeded Bulldogs (12-1) travel to Pasadena, Calif., to face second-seeded Oklahoma (12-1) in the College Football Playoff’s semifinal round in the Rose Bowl on Monday, January 1. Kickoff is at 5:10 p.m. ET.