DeRon Brown Collects All-America, ECAC Accolades

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second year in a row DeRon Brown was tabbed the All-America Team. The senior running back earned Honorable Mention plaudits and was one of five players from the New England Football Conference (NEFC) to make the cut. Brown picked up MIT’s 11th All-America honor and became the fourth player in the program’s history to graduate with a pair of awards.

Brown also represented the Engineers on the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Northeast All-Star Team. The selection was the 25th for the Cardinal and Gray and first since Keith Reed in 2003. As a league, the NEFC led the way by capturing 13 out of 25 spots on the All-Star Team. The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) copped eight awards as the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) rounded out the field with four.