Snell, Stenberg named to All-SEC Freshman Team

12/08/2016 04:48 PM

Freshmen running back Benny Snell and offensive lineman Logan Stenberg have been named to the All-SEC Freshman Team.

Snell, who didn’t play a snap in the first two games, had a historic season for Kentucky. The Ohio native rushed for a freshman school-record 1057 yards (eighth in the SEC) and 13 TDs. His 13 rushing touchdowns were the most by a freshman in the country.

Logan Stenberg, a native of Madison, Alabama, worked his onto the second unit of Kentucky’s offensive line. He helped pave the way for Kentucky’s running backs, including Snell, to rush for 241.2 yards per game (16th best in the country).

Check out some highlights from Benny Snell’s season here:

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton Abernathy is the producer for KSTV. A recent graduate from the University of Kentucky with a degree in journalism, Clayton covered UK sports throughout his four year college career for various radio and television stations, including an internship with KSTV last summer. He is passionate about UK sports, and loves to apply that passion to his work every day. He loves to eat, run, explore nature, jam with his buddies, and play basketball and golf on the weekends. You can follow Clayton on Twitter @Abernathy_cn2.

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