With the college football season right around the corner, some Husson University players were recognized with preseason All-American status.Defensive lineman Matt Pellerin was named to the USA College Football Division III Preseason All-American second team while quarterback Joe Seccareccia was selected for the third team.

Pellerin made 40 tackles last season along with 3 sacks for Head Coach Gabby Price. He also had 6 tackles for a loss and recovered a fumble.

Seccareccia is entering his senior season after throwing for 1,490 yards and 14 touchdowns a year ago. The former Bangor Ram also rushed for 201 yards and 3 touchdowns.

A couple other players received honorable mention status including defensive back Kenny Sweet and defensive lineman Luke Washburn.

The Eagles will open this season at home against Alfred University on September 5.