West Virginia tailback Steve Slaton has
been named to the 2007 Playboy All-America team.
The junior from Levittown, Pennsylvania, will attend a gathering
for the all-America team Friday through Sunday in Phoenix.
Slaton says he's excited to receive the honor and is looking
forward to the trip to Phoenix.
As a sophomore, Slaton was a consensus all-America selection. He
was also a Doak Walker Award finalist and finished fourth in
balloting for the Heisman Trophy.
He earned all-Big East honors as a freshman and sophomore.