University of Toledo defensive end Jamal Hines was named to the Freshman All-America Team by the Football Writers Association of America, the organization announced today.
Hines started 10 games as a true freshman, moving into the starting lineup in week three vs. Nevada. For the season, he had 49 tackles, 9.0 tackles for loss and 3.0 sacks. He also added two interceptions and recovered one fumble.
Hines is the first Rocket to make the Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-America Team since wide receiver Eric Page in 2009.