Missouri football awarded preseason accolades

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By: Chance Sticklen, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will kickoff its 2019 campaign in just 99 days and preseason honors have started to come out. Eight players were selected to the Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Team, announced this week.

Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC First Team include senior linebacker Cale Garrett, junior tight end Albert Okwuegbunam and senior offensive lineman Tre’Vour Wallace-Simms.

Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Second Team include junior running back Larry Rountree III.

Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Third Team include senior corner back DeMarkus Acy and senior defensive tackle Jordan Elliot.

Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Fourth Team include junior center Trystan Colon-Castillo and senior kicker Tucker McCann.

Missouri finished ranked 23rd by Athlon Sports in the preseason poll. The Tigers first game will be at Wyoming on August 31st.

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