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      Johnnie Lang Jr. Named Midseason All-America by CBS Sports
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      October 18, 2022

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      JONESBORO, Ark. (10/18/22) – With the college football season having reached its midway point, Arkansas State running back and return special Johnnie Lang Jr. has been named to the CBS Sports Midseason All-America team.

       

      The CBS Sports panel of college football experts placed Lang on the Midseason All-America team at the all-purpose position. Lang ranks third nationally, tops in the Sun Belt Conference, with 166.29 all-purpose yards per game. He ranks eighth nationally and leads the league with a kickoff return average of 27.8 yards. Lang has returned 23 kicks for 640 yards, including a 98-yard touchdown against ULM. He has eight punt returns for 55 yards, 82 rushes for 313 yards and two scores while catching 15 passes for 156 yards and two more scores.

       

      Lang and the Red Wolves visit Lafayette to face the Ragin’ Cajuns Saturday, Oct. 22, at 4:00 p.m. in a game televised on ESPN+. A-State’s next home game is Saturday, Oct. 29, at 3:00 p.m. against South Alabama in a game aired nationally on ESPNU. Every A-State football game can be heard on the EAB Red Wolves Sports Network, including flagship station 107.9 KFIN in the Northeast Arkansas area.

       

      2022 CBS Sports Midseason All-America

      OFFENSE          

      QB C.J. Stroud – Ohio State

      RB Blake Corum – Michigan

      RB Chase Brown – Illinois

      WR Emeka Egbuka – Ohio State

      WR Marvin Harrison Jr. – Ohio State

      TE Brock Bowers – Georgia

      C John Michael Schmitz – Minnesota

      OL Peter Skoronski – Northwestern

      OL Paris Johnson – Ohio State

      OL O’Cyrus Torrence – Florida

      OL Andrew Vorhees – USC

       

      DEFENSE          

      DL Tuli Tuipulotu -USC

      DL Felix Anudike-Uzomah – Kansas State

      DL Calijah Kancey – Pittsburgh

      LB Will Anderson Jr. – Alabama

      LB Jack Campbell – Iowa

      LB Drew Sanders – Arkansas

      CB Clark Phillips III – Utah

      CB Emmanuel Forbes – Mississippi State

      DB Christopher Smith – Georgia

      DB Brian Branch – Alabama

      DB Joey Porter Jr. -Penn State

       

      SPECIAL TEAMS

      K Christopher Dunn – NC State

      P Tory Taylor – Iowa

      KR Key’Shawn Smith – Miami

      PR Eric Garror – Louisiana

      AP Johnnie Lang Jr. – Arkansas State

       

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      Johnnie Lang Jr. Named Midseason All-America by CBS Sports. Article may or may not reflect the views of KLEK 102.5 FM or The Voice of Arkansas Minority Advocacy Council

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