South Carolina true freshman offensive lineman Zack Bailey was named as the center of the Coaches’ SEC All-Freshman team.
The Summerville product made five starts. Three came at center, against UCF, Missouri and Vanderbilt, and two at guard, against the The Citadel and Clemson. Recruited as a guard, Bailey had never played center before college.
TE - C.J. Conrad, Kentucky
OL - William Clapp, LSU; Martez Ivey, Florida; Ross Pierschbacher, Alabama; Chance Hall, Tennessee
C - Zack Bailey, South Carolina
WR - Christian Kirk, Texas A&M; Calvin Ridley, Alabama
QB – Kyler Murray, Texas A&M
RB – Derrius Guice, LSU; Rawleigh Williams III, Arkansas
AP - Christian Kirk, Texas A&M
DL - Arden Key, LSU; Terry Beckner, Missouri; Walter Brady, Missouri; Cece Jefferson, Florida
LB - Dre Greenlaw, Arkansas; Gerri Green, Mississippi State; Darrin Kirkland Jr., Tennessee
DB – Minkah Fitzpatrick, Alabama; Carlton Davis, Auburn; Marlon Humphrey, Alabama; Chris Westry, Kentucky
P - Corey Fatony, Missouri
RS – Christian Kirk, Texas A&M