No members of Hawaii’s football team were selected to the Mountain West preseason All-Conference team on Thursday.

The only member of the preseason All-Mountain West team with Hawaii ties was San Diego State offensive lineman and Punahou alumnus Alama Uluave. Additionally, San Diego State defensive lineman Jonah Tavai is the brother of former Rainbow Warriors Jahlani and Justus Tavai.

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The full Mountain West preseason All-Conference team is below:



QB          Jake Haener**                    Sr.           Fresno State

WR         Jalen Cropper**                 Sr.           Fresno State

WR         Jesse Matthews                  Sr.           San Diego State

RB           Brad Roberts*                     Sr.           Air Force

RB           Jordan Mims                       Sr.           Fresno State

OL           Isaac Cochran                     Sr.           Air Force

OL           John Ojukwu*                     Sr.           Boise State

OL           Dontae Bull                         Sr.           Fresno State

OL           Aaron Frost**                    Sr.           Nevada

OL           Alama Uluave                     Sr.           San Diego State

TE           Tanner Arkin                       RS-Fr.     Colorado State


DL           Scott Matlock                     Sr.           Boise State

DL           Keshawn Banks**              Sr.           San Diego State

DL           Jonah Tavai                         Sr.           San Diego State

DL           Viliami Fehoko*                 Sr.           San José State

DL           Cade Hall                             Sr.           San José State

LB           Vince Sanford**                 Sr.           Air Force

LB           Caden McDonald*             Sr.           San Diego State

LB           Kyle Harmon*                     Sr.           San José State

DB          JL Skinner**                        Sr.           Boise State

DB          Evan Williams                     Sr.           Fresno State

DB          Jerrick Reed II                      Sr.           New Mexico

DB          Patrick McMorris*             Sr.           San Diego State


P             Aaron Rodriguez                 Jr.           New Mexico

PK           Jonah Dalmas*                   Jr.           Boise State

PR           Jordan Byrd                         Sr.           San Diego State

KR           Jordan Byrd*                       Sr.           San Diego State

Offensive Player of the Year: Jake Haener, Sr., QB, Fresno State

Co-Defensive Player of the Year: Patrick McMorris, Sr., DB, San Diego State and Cade Hall, Sr., DL, San José State

Special Teams Player of the Year: Jordan Byrd, Sr., PR/KR, San Diego State

* – member of the 2021 All-Mountain West first team

** – member of the 2021 All-Mountain West second team