The 12 players represent a school record for ASU whose academic team standings rank second in the conference behind Stanford, the release states.
The University of Arizona placed six players on the all-academic teams.
Standing 6’5” and 220 pounds, Grant was regarded as the top senior tight end in the state of Arizona in 2014 and received multiple honors while playing for NDP.
He chose ASU over scholarship offers from Air Force, Army, Duke, California, Oregon State and Utah and credits late NDP coach Scot Bemis as his inspiration
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