Marqise Lee named first team All-American by AP

Harry How

The nation's top wide receiver added to his growing list of postseason accolades when he was named to the AP All-Ameican team on Tuesday.

USC Trojans wide receiver Marqise Lee was named a first team All-American by The Associated Press on Tuesday.

Lee, a 6'1 sophomore, has been racking up awards since the Trojans regular season ended. In addition to his first team All-American honor, he won the Biletnikoff Award and the Warfield Award which are both given to the nation's top wide receiver.

The former Serra High standout was phenomenal for the Trojans in 2012, leading the nation in receptions with 112, and finishing second in the nation in receiving yards with 1,680. His name routinely surfaced in Heisman Trophy conversations for most of the 2012 campaign, but the team's disappointing second half of the season might have cost the dynamic receiver a legitimate shot at taking home the prize.

Lee's most impressive showing in his sophomore season came on Oct. 27 when he caught 16 passes for 345 yards and two touchdowns in USC's 39-36 loss to the Arizona Wildcats.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.