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Two Hawkeye football players named to all-America team

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Shonn Greene Shonn Greene
Mitch King Mitch King

IOWA CITY (KWWL) - University of Iowa running back Shonn Greene has been named to the Associated Press first all-America team.

Meanwhile, Hawkeye defensive tackle Mitch King has been named to the AP's second all-America team.

Last week Green was named the winner of the Doak Walker Award as the nation's top running back. Green rushed for 1,729 yards and scored 17 touchdowns during the 2008 regular season.

King was previously named Big Ten defensive lineman of the year. He had 52 tackles and 15.5 tackles-for-loss.

Online Executive Producer Nate Leding

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