Youngstown State senior offensive tackle Justin Spencer has been named to the STATS Inc. preseason All-America teams third team the service announced on Monday.
Spencer was one of 17 players from the Missouri Valley Football Conference to be named first, second or third-team All-America by STATS.
A preseason All-MVFC first-team selection, Spencer has started all 39 games in his three-year YSU career. After playing right tackle his first two years with the program, Spencer moved to left tackle in 2016 where he started all 16 games for the Penguins who went 12-4 on the campaign and reached the Division I National Championship Game.
Spencer and the rest of the 2017 YSU squad report for camp on Wednesday with their first practice set for Thursday morning.
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