Princeton's Dibilo is Ivy rookie of the year

Princeton freshman running back Chuck Dibilio was named Ivy League Rookie of the Year on Tuesday.

Dibilo is a finalist for the Jerry Rice Award, which is presented by The Sports Network, sponsored by Fathead.com and given to the freshman of the year in the FCS. He was the first freshman in Ivy League history to rush for over 1,000 yards, finishing with 1,068 yards and eight total touchdowns.

The Ivy League's offensive and defensive players of the year will be announced Dec. 5.

2011 All-Ivy League Football First Team

(as voted on by the head coaches)

Offense

OL- Jack Templeton, Brown (Jr., Ramsey, N.J.)

OL - Jeff Adams, Columbia (Sr., Western Springs, Ill.)

OL - Ryan O'Neill, Dartmouth (Sr., Orland Park, Ill.)

OL - Kevin Murphy, Harvard (Sr., San Clemente, Calif.)

OL - Greg Van Roten, Penn (Sr., Rockville Centre, N.Y.)

QB - Jeff Mathews, Cornell (So., Camarillo, Calif.)

RB - Nick Schwieger, Dartmouth (Sr., Norton, Mass.)

H-Back - Kyle Juszczyk, Harvard (Jr., Medina, Ohio)

RB - Chuck Dibilio, Princeton (Fr., Nazareth, Pa.)

WR - Shane Savage, Cornell (Sr., Leesburg, Va.)

WR - Ryan Calvert, Penn (Sr., Studio City, Calif.)

TE - John Gallagher, Dartmouth (Sr., Salem, Ore.)

Defense

DL - Kyle Rettig, Brown (Sr., Clearwater, Fla.)

DL - Josue Ortiz, Harvard (Sr., Avon Park, Fla.)

SL - Eddie Smith, Dartmouth (Sr., Louisville, Ky.)

DL -Brandon Copeland, Penn (Jr., Sykesville, Md.)

DL - Caraun Reid, Princeton (Jr., Bronx, N.Y.)

LB - Brett Wyman, Brown (Sr., Bridgewater, Mass.)

LB - Alex Gedeon, Harvard (Sr., Hudson, Ohio)

LB - Erik Rask, Penn (Sr., Newport Beach, Calif.)

LB - Jordan Haynes, Yale (Sr., Folsom, Calif.)

DB - A.J. Cruz, Brown (Jr., Lake Forest, Calif.)

DB - Stephen Peyton, Brown (Sr., Woodland, Calif.)

DB - Shawn Abuhoff, Dartmouth (Sr., Hialeah, Fla.)

DB - Matthew Hanson, Harvard (Sr., Lafayette, Colo.)

Special Teams

PK - Brad Greenway, Cornell (Sr., Encinitas, Calif.)

P - Nathan Lovett, Brown (Sr., East Providence, R.I.)

RS - Rashad Campbell, Cornell (Sr., Cheltenham, Pa.)

RS - Shawn Abuhoff, Dartmouth (Sr., Hialeah, Fla.)