[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]University of Arkansas-Monticello freshman kicker Jamie McGee and senior defensive lineman Calvin Ursin on Tuesday were named to the Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America Honorable Mention team.
McGee and Ursin were both named to the Don Hansen All-Region First Team in December. McGee was named Super Region No. 3 Freshman of the Year in addition to his all-region honor.
In addition to his Don Hansen regional and national honors, McGee earned spots on the Beyond Sports Network All-America Third Team, Daktronics All-Region Second Team and All-Great American Conference First Team.
The Lake Charles, La. native is UAM’s first ever placekicker to earn All-America honors. He broke the school and Great American Conference season record with 17 made field goals during the 2013 season. He was a two-time GAC Special Teams Player of the Week and tied the UAM and GAC record with three made field goals in a game on two different occasions.
Ursin was also an All-Great American Conference First Team selection after finishing the 2013 season with 63 total tackles, including 29 solo stops, 9.5 tackles for losses of a combined 34 yards, three sacks for 21 yards, one forced fumble and recovery, one interception and one blocked kick.
The Kenner, La. native recently competed in the USA Football Bowl, where he had three tackles, including one quarterback sack for loss of eight yards. He racked up a season-high of 10 tackles in UAM’s win over Northwestern Oklahoma State at home.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]