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Nine NC State Players Named To Steele's All-ACC Teams

January 15, 2021

PHIL STEELE: All-American And All-ACC Honors

Two NC State players, junior defensive tackle Alim McNeill and junior running back/returner Zonovan Knight, were named honorable mention All-Americans by the publication.

Also, nine players were named to Steele’s All-ACC teams.

Payton Wilson and Zonovan Knight were first-team selections at linebacker and kick returner, respectively.  Alim McNeill, Cary Angeline, Ikem Ekwonu, and Isaiah Moore were second-team picks, and Thayer Thomas, Emeka Emezie, and Joe Sculthorpe were fourth-team selections.

Knight also was a fourth-team selection at running back.

Sophomore Linebacker Payton Wilson 1st Team
Sophomore Kick Returner Zonovan Knight 1st Team
Junior Nose Tackle Alim McNeill 2nd Team
Senior Tight End Cary Angeline‍  2nd Team
Sophomore Off. Line Ikem Ekwonu 2nd Team
Junior Linebacker Isaiah Moore 2nd Team
Sophomore Tailback Zonovan Knight 4th Team
Junior Punt Returner Thayer Thomas 4th Team
Senior Wide Receiver Emeka Emezie 4th Team
Senior Off. Line Joe Sculthrope 4th Team
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