Three Football Players Named To <i>Sporting News</i> Pac-10 All-Freshman Team

Dec. 5, 2003

TEMPE, Ariz. - Three Arizona State football players were named to the annual Sporting News Pac-10 All-Freshman team it was announced Friday. Left tackle Andrew Carnahan (Hereford, Texas), tailback Loren Wade (Gardena, Calif.) and defensive end Kyle Caldwell (Scottsdale, Ariz.) all earned recognition for their outstanding initial seasons as Sun Devils.

Carnahan, who was recently named a Freshman All-American, became a key member of the Sun Devils' offensive line in 2003 and started every game of the season at left tackle. Carnahan and his fellow offensive lineman rank third in the Pac-10 in sacks allowed (24) and anchored an offense that has scored on 24 of its last 27 trips into the red zone.

Wade finished the season as ASU's leading rusher with 773 yards on 136 carries, good for an average of 5.7 yards per carry. He had five rushing touchdowns and one receiving touchdown. Wade played in 11 games, starting five.

Caldwell played in 11 games for the Sun Devils during his true freshman season, notching 18 tackles, three for loss, including two sacks for eight yards.

The Sporting News Pac-10 All-Freshman Team is as follows:

Pac-10 All-Freshman Team

WR Chris Jordan, 6-0, 206, Washington State*
WR Mark Bradford, 6-2, 190, Stanford
TE Cody Boyd, 6-7, 237, Washington State*
L (T) Charles Harris, 6-6, 280, Washington State*
L (T) Andrew Carnahan, 6-6, 290, Arizona State*
L (G) Fred Matua, 6-2, 300, USC*
L (G) Jeff Edwards, 6-7, 290, Stanford*
L (C) Robert Chai, 6-3, 272, UCLA*
QB Kris Heavner, 6-2, 219, Arizona
RB Loren Wade, 6-0, 211, Arizona State*
RB LenDale White, 6-2, 225, USC

L (E) Kyle Caldwell, 6-4, 265, Arizona State
L (T) Clifton Stanford. 6-4, 277, Arizona
L (T) Donny Mateaki, 6-5, 260, Washington*
L (T) Ben Siegert, 6-4, 280, Oregon State*
LB John McKinney, 6-0, 220, Arizona*
LB Scott White, 6-2, 235, Washington*
LB Scott Davis, 5-10, 224, Washington State*
CB Brandon Browner, 6-4, 194, Oregon State*
CB Don Turner, 5-11, 176, Washington State*
S Darnell Bing, 6-2, 220, USC
S Trevor Hooper, 6-1, 205, Stanford*

Special teams
K Justin Medlock, 6-0, 194, UCLA*
P Paul Martinez, 6-1, 193, Oregon
KR Maurice Drew, 5-8, 195, UCLA

Offensive freshman of the year: LenDale White, RB, USC
Defensive freshman of the year: Darnell Bing, S, USC

*denotes redshirt

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