Canes freshmen pick up honors

Three players earn spotlight

Published On: Dec 10 2012 04:13:05 PM EST
MIAMI -

Three University of Miami freshmen have picked up national honors.

Running back Duke Johnson and safety Deon Bush were both named second-team Freshman All-America by collegefootballnews.com.

Johnson and linebacker Eddie Johnson were named to the cbssports.com All-Freshman team.

Johnson complied more than 2,000 all-purpose yards and 13 touchdowns.

Bush had 34 tackles and started six games at safety.

Johnson had 59 tackles and a team-leading 7.5-tackles-for-loss in 10 games.