ST. LOUIS (KWWL) -- University of Northern Iowa running back Carlos Anderson and linebacker Elijah Hodge were named to the Missouri Valley Football Conference All-Newcomer team.
Illinois State freshman quarterback Matt Brown was named the Freshman of the Year, while Missouri State linebacker was selected Newcomer of the Year. League coaches, sports information directors and a media panel selected the team announced Monday, Nov. 30. The top 11 vote-getters on offense and defense were named to the team.
UNI finished the 2009 season with a 7-4 overall mark and a 5-3 record in the MVFC.
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