CHICAGO ( — North Dakota State had five players named to the Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-America Team announced Wednesday, Sept. 2, featuring some of the top players in the Football Championship Subdivision.

NDSU sophomore quarterback Trey Lance and senior left tackle Dillon Radunz were named to the first team, senior right tackle Cordell Volson and linebacker Jackson Hankey were named to the second team, and junior safety Michael Tutsie made the third team.

The preseason list includes 101 players from 56 schools and all 13 FCS conferences. There are 11 first-team All-Americans from a year ago including Lance, who swept the Walter Payton Award and Jerry Rice Award as the top offensive player and top freshman player in the FCS.