James, Perillo TSN All Americans
The post season awards keep pouring in for UMaine football players and coaches. Senior DB Kendall James has been named a TSN(The Sports Network) first team all-american, Senior TE Justin Perillo named second team all-american and coach Jack Cosgrove wins the Gridiron Club of Boston coach the year. He has now won 4 awards for leading the Black Bears to a 10-3 record and a CAA title.
James was in on 36 tackles, 9 pass breakups and two interceptions. He was part of a Maine defense that was best in the CAA against the pass. allowing just 165 yards a game.
Perillo caught 39 passes, four of them for touchdowns.
Cosgrove has now won 4 coaching awards for leading the Black Bears to a 10-3 season.