WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Four Cal players have been selected to the 2013 All-Pac-12 Football Team announced by the conference Monday. Vincenzo D’Amato (Sr., PK) was a second-team selection while Deandre Coleman (Sr., DL), Jared Goff (Fr., QB) and Bryce Treggs (So., WR) were named honorable mention.
D’Amato was selected for the second consecutive season after earning first-team honors as a 2012 junior, while the others were each chosen for the first time.
D’Amato and Treggs also both earned honorable mention recognition on the Pac-12 All-Academic Team announced by the conference last Tuesday.
SECOND-TEAM 13 – Vincenzo D’Amato, PK, 6-1, 205, Sr., Lake Forest, CA (El Toro HS) D'Amato finished the 2013 regular season tied for third in the Pac-12 and tied for 22nd nationally with an average of 1.42 field goals made per contest. D’Amato connected on a career-high 17 of 20 attempts to rank tied for third in the Pac-12 and tied for 26th nationally in ﬁeld goal percentage (85.0%), making all 11 of his attempts from inside 45 yards. D’Amato led the team in scoring with a career-high 82 points, adding a career-high 31 extra points on 32 attempts. He also had a career-high 20 touchbacks on 57 kickoffs. In addition, he threw a 10-yard touchdown pass on a fake field goal to cap Cal’s first drive of the season against Northwestern.
D’Amato was earlier named honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic. He was also one of 20 national semifinalists for the 2013 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award and one of 30 final candidates for the Senior CLASS Award. In addition, he was a Phil Steele fourth-team Midseason All-American and second-team Midseason All-Pac-12 selection.
D’Amato, who entered the 2013 campaign as Cal’s lone returning first-team All-Pac-12 selection, finished his collegiate career with 212 points, making 40-of-55 field goal attempts (72.7%) and 92-of-96 extra-point tries (95.8%) since beginning his collegiate career at Cal in 2009. He played in 35 games, including all 24 possible over his final two seasons in 2012 and 2013.
HONORABLE MENTION 91 – Deandre Coleman, DL, 6-5, 315, Sr., Seattle, WA (Garfield HS) Coleman was one of three Cal players to start all 12 games in 2013 and led the Golden Bears in tackles for loss and tackle for loss yardage (career-high 9.0, -27 yards), while ranking third in sacks (2.5, -4 yards) and first among defensive linemen in tackles (40). He added one pass breakup and two quarterback hurries.
Coleman was earlier named a Phil Steele third-team Midseason All-Pac-12 selection.
Coleman completed his collegiate career with 125 tackles, 26.5 tackles for loss (-89 yards), 7.5 sacks (-39 yards), three pass breakups, two fumble recoveries and four quarterback hurries. He played in all 49 games possible with 25 starts from 2010-13 after redshirting as a true freshman in 2009.
16 – Jared Goff, QB, 6-4, 205, Fr., Novato, CA (Marin Catholic HS) Goff broke Cal single-season records for passing yards (3,508), total offense (3,446), passes completed (320) and passes attempted (531) as a true freshman in 2013 when he was one of three players on the team to start all 12 games. He also threw 18 touchdown passes to tie for 10th on Cal’s all-time single-season list. In addition, Goff broke a single-game school record with 504 yards passing against Washington State and has become the second quarterback in Pac-12 history to throw for 450 yards or more three times, adding 450 in his collegiate debut against Northwestern and 485 against Portland State. He also threw for over 300 yards against both Ohio State (371) and Washington (336) to give him five 300-yard passing games, tied for fourth all-time at Cal.
1 – Bryce Treggs, WR, 5-11, 180, So., Inglewood, CA (St. John Bosco HS) Treggs played in all 12 games in 2013 and led Cal with a career-high 77 receptions to rank fourth on the school’s all-time single-season list. He added a career-high 751 yards receiving to rank second on the club and one touchdown catch. Treggs finished the regular season third in the Pac-12 and tied for 26th in the nation in per-game receptions (6.4 rpg). He was also 12th in the Pac-12 in receiving yards per game (62.6 ypg). In addition, Treggs was second among all Cal players in all-purpose yards, adding 137 on kick returns, 39 on punt returns and losing four on a single carry.
After two seasons at Cal in 2012 and 2013, Treggs has a combined 98 catches for 967 yards and two touchdowns in 21 games played and 17 starts.