(SportsNetwork.com) - Walter Payton Award winner Jimmy Garoppolo and Buck Buchanan Award winner Brad Daly were named inaugural FCS ADA All-America Award honorees on Tuesday.
Garoppolo, a senior quarterback from Eastern Illinois, and Daly, a senior defensive end from Montana State, were named the outstanding players in the FCS Monday night.
The Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA), in coordination with the 13 FCS conference offices, were recognized as top student-athletes at 11 different positions. The team had representatives from nine schools and five conferences.
Voting was conducted by a national panel, consisting of media and sports information directors.
The FCS ADA All-America Award honorees:
QB - Jimmy Garoppolo, Eastern Illinois, Sr.
RB - Terrance West, Towson, Jr.
OL - Billy Turner, North Dakota State, Sr.
TE - MyCole Pruitt, Southern Illinois, Jr.
WR - Erik Lora, Eastern Illinois, Sr.
DL - Brad Daly, Montana State, Sr.
LB - Stephon Robertson, James Madison, Sr.
DB - Daniel Fitzpatrick, Tennessee State, Sr.
PK - Seth Sebastian, Southeastern Louisiana, Sr.
P - Kyle Loomis, Portland State, Jr.
RS - Xavier Roberson, Southeastern Louisiana, So.