Osemele Earns Preseason First-Team All-America Honors
AMES, Iowa - Iowa State offensive tackle Kelechi Osemele has been named a pre-season first-team All-American by Phil Steele's 2011 College Football Preview. Osemele is slated by NFL Draft prognosticators to be a first-round pick in 2012. Osemele has started 30 straight games and played in 36 contests for Iowa State. The 6-6, 354-pound lineman was also recognized as a first-team All-Big 12 honoree by the publication.