Courtesy of Eureka College sports information
EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College senior running back Le’Anthony Reasnover (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) has been named to the College Football America 2018 Yearbook’s NCAA Division III Starting Lineup, according to a Sunday announcement from the publication. Reasnover, one of two running backs listed on CFA’s version of a preseason All-America Team, will enter his final collegiate season as the Red Devils’ all-time leading rusher with 3,849 yards.
Through 30 career games, Reasnover has established himself as the top running back in program history and established six EC rushing records. He will enter 2018 as the active NCAA leader across all three Divisions with 11.6 points scored per game, ranks second among active NCAA players with 55 rushing touchdowns and his 3,849 career rushing yards rank third among active players in all three NCAA Divisions.
He also set single-season Eureka records in 2017 with 1,875 yards and 31 touchdowns, as well as single-game records with 355 yards in a victory over St. Scholastica on Oct. 28, 2017 and seven rushing touchdowns at Martin Luther on Nov. 4, 2017.
In all, 23 teams are represented in the NCAA Division III Starting Lineup. Washington & Lee sophomore Josh Breece was the other running back to receive the preseason honor.
The College Football America 2018 Yearbook features more than 930 college football teams from the United States and Canada. That includes every team from the NCAA (FBS, FCS, Division II and Division III), NAIA, NJCAA, CCCAA and U Sports (Canada).
Reasnover and the Red Devils - who make their NACC debut this season - are scheduled to return to campus on Thursday, Aug. 9 in advance of the team’s first preseason practice in the afternoon of Friday, Aug. 10. Eureka will open its 115th season on Saturday, Sept. 1 at 1 p.m. versus Knox in the seventh annual Lincoln Bowl in Galesburg, Ill.
2018 College Football America NCAA Division III Starting Lineup
QB D’ANGELO FULFORD Mount Union JR
RB JOSH BREECE Washington & Lee SO
RB LEANTHONY REASNOVER Eureka SR
WR JUSTIN HILL Mount Union JR
WR NICK STRAUSBAUGH Wooster JR
TE JACOB MAHER Worcester State JR
OL MATT BECK St. Thomas SR
OL D.J. COKER Rhodes SR
OL CALEB FERDILUS Brockport SR
OL DAN GREENHECK Saint John’s JR
OL TYLER POWERS Wisconsin-Oshkosh SR
PK WILLY WARNE Linfield SR
KR DE’ERIC BELL Guilford SR
DL NICK GIORGIO Springfield SR
DL HARRY HENSCHLER Wisconsin-Whitewater SR
DL JAVON MUHAMMAD MacMurray SR
DL MIKE RILEY Rose-Hulman SR
LB DERRICK JENNINGS JR. Wisconsin-Oshkosh SR
LB TEVIN JONES Mary Hardin-Baylor SR
LB ANDREW YAMIN Amherst SR
DB GABE BROWN Mount Union JR
DB JORDAN POWELL Widener SR
DB QUAN SOYINI Husson SR
DB TREVOR STALEY Illinois Wesleyan SR
P SAM BLANZY Albion SR
PR REESE CHILDRESS Hardin-Simmons SR