The All-Big 12 Conference football teams and individual award winners have been announced. Selections are made by the league’s 10 head coaches, who are not permitted to vote for their own players.
Big 12 Honors Notebook:
♦ Trevone Boykin is TCU’s first Offensive Player of the Year award winner and it marks the fourth-consecutive year a quarterback has won the award. In 19 seasons, a QB has been honored 15 times, including co-winners in 1999.
♦ Paul Dawson is TCU’s second-straight Defensive Player of the Year honoree. Last year, Jason Verrett shared the award with Texas’ Jackson Jeffcoat. Dawson is the 10th linebacker to be recognized.
♦ Tyreek Hill is the second Oklahoma State player (Adarius Bowman, 2006) to earn Offensive Newcomer of the Year.
♦ Shaq Riddick is West Virginia’s third individual award winner since becoming a Big 12 member in 2012.
♦ Gary Patterson was recognized as Chuck Neinas Coach of the Year in his third year in the Big 12.
♦ Samaje Perine is the third Oklahoma running back (Adrian Peterson, 2004 and De’Mond Parker, 1996) to be picked Offensive Freshman of the Year.
♦ Kamari Cotton-Moya is the second Iowa State player (Jason Berryman, 2003) to receive Defensive Freshman of the Year.
♦ Tyler Lockett picked up his second-consecutive honor as Special Teams Player of the Year and is the second Kansas State wide receiver to be selected (Brandon Banks, 2009).
♦ Baylor has received Offensive Lineman of the Year honors for the third-straight year (Cyril Richardson, 2012 and 2013) while Kansas State picked up its first award. Co-winners were also named in 2007.
♦ Emmanuel Ogbah is the first Oklahoma State player to be named Defensive Lineman of the Year.
♦ Oklahoma has won the most individual awards in the 19-year history of the Big 12 with 29. Kansas State is second (27), followed by Texas (24), Oklahoma State (17), Baylor (10), Iowa State (9), Texas Tech (8), Kansas (7), TCU (5) and West Virginia (3).
COACH OF THE YEAR: Gary Patterson (TCU)
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Trevone Boykin (QB, TCU)
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Paul Dawson (LB, TCU)
OFFENSIVE NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR: Tyreek Hill (ATH, Oklahoma State)
DEFENSIVE NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR: Shaquille Riddick (DE, West Virginia)
OFFENSIVE FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR: Samaje Perine (RB, Oklahoma)
DEFENSIVE FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR: Kamari Cotton-Moya (DB, Iowa State)
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Tyler Lockett (WR, Kansas State)
CO-OFFENSIVE LINEMEN OF THE YEAR: Spencer Drango (OL, Baylor)
BJ Finney (OL, Kansas State)
DEFENSIVE LINEMAN OF THE YEAR: Emmanuel Ogbah (DE, Oklahoma State)
|2014 All-Big 12 Football First Team|
|QB||Trevone Boykin||TCU||Jr.||Dallas, Texas/West Mesquite|
|RB||Shock Linwood||Baylor||So.||Linden, Texas/Llinden-Kildare|
|RB||Samaje Perine||Oklahoma||Fr.||Pflugerville, Texas/Hendrickson|
|FB||Glenn Gronkowski||Kansas State||So.||Amherst, N.Y./Williamsville North|
|WR||Tyler Lockett *||Kansas State||Sr.||Tulsa, Okla./Booker T. Washington|
|WR||Sterling Shepard||Oklahoma||Jr.||Oklahoma City, Okla./Heritage Hall|
|WR||Kevin White||West Virginia||Sr.||Plainfield, N.J./Emmaus/Lackawanna College|
|TE||EJ Bibbs ^||Iowa State||Sr.||Chicago, Ill./Bogan/Arizona Western CC|
|OL||Spencer Drango *||Baylor||Jr.||Cedar Park, Texas/Cedar Park|
|OL||B.J. Finney *||Kansas State||Sr.||Andale, Kan./Andale|
|OL||Daryl Williams ^||Oklahoma||Sr.||Lake Dallas, Texas/Lake Dallas|
|OL||Tyrus Thompson||Oklahoma||Sr.||Pflugerville, Texas/Pflugerville|
|OL||Le’Raven Clark ^||Texas Tech||Jr.||Rockdale, Texas/Rockdale|
|PK||Jaden Oberkrom||TCU||Jr.||Arlington, Texas/Martin|
|KR/PR||Tyler Lockett *||Kansas State||Sr.||Tulsa, Okla./Booker T. Washington|
|DL||Andrew Billings||Baylor||So.||Waco, Texas/Waco|
|DL||Shawn Oakman||Baylor||Jr.||Lansdowne, Pa./Penn Wood/Penn State|
|DL||Ryan Mueller *||Kansas State||Sr.||Leawood, Kan./St. Thomas Aquinas|
|DL||Emmanuel Ogbah||Oklahoma State||So.||Houston, Texas/George Bush|
|DL||Malcolm Brown||Texas||Jr.||Brenham, Texas/Brenham|
|LB||Ben Heeney ^||Kansas||Sr.||Hutchinson, Kan./Hutchinson|
|LB||Eric Striker ^||Oklahoma||Jr.||Seffner, Fla./Armwood|
|LB||Paul Dawson||TCU||Sr.||Dallas, Texas/Skyline/Trinity Valley CC|
|DB||JaCorey Shepherd||Kansas||Sr.||Mesquite, Texas/Mesquite Horn|
|DB||Randall Evans||Kansas State||Sr.||Miami, Fla./Palmetto|
|DB||Zack Sanchez||Oklahoma||So.||Fort Worth, Texas/Central|
|DB||Chris Hackett||TCU||Jr.||Tyler, Texas/John Tyler|
|DB||Karl Joseph||West Virginia||Jr.||Orlando, Fla./Edgewater|
|P||Trevor Pardula||Kansas||Sr.||San Jose, Calif./Leigh/De Anza College|
|* – Repeat first team selection from last season.
^ – Second Team selection in 2013.
Players listed at each position alphabetically by school.
|2014 All-Big 12 Football Second Team|
|QB||Bryce Petty~||Baylor||Sr.||Midlothian, Texas/Midlothian|
|QB||Jake Waters||Kansas State||Sr.||Council Bluffs, Iowa/Iowa Western CC|
|RB||Aaron Green||TCU||Jr.||San Antonio, Texas/Madison/Nebraska|
|RB||Malcolm Brown +||Texas||Sr.||Cibolo, Texas/Steele|
|RB||DeAndre Washington||Texas Tech||Jr.||Missouri City, Texas/T. Marshall|
|FB||Aaron Ripkowski||Oklahoma||Sr.||Dayton, Texas/Dayton|
|WR||Corey Coleman||Baylor||So.||Richardson, Texas/Pearce|
|WR||Curry Sexton||Kansas State||Sr.||Abilene, Kan./Abilene|
|WR||Josh Doctson||TCU||Jr.||Mansfield, Texas/Legacy/Wyoming|
|TE||Jimmay Mundine||Kansas||Sr.||Denison, Texas/Denison|
|OL||Cody Whitehair +||Kansas State||Sr.||Abilene, Kan./Abilene|
|OL||Adam Shead||Oklahoma||Sr.||Cedar Hill, Texas/Cedar Hill|
|OL||Joey Hunt||TCU||Jr.||El Campo, Texas/El Campo|
|OL||Halapoulivaati Vaitai||TCU||Jr.||Haltom, Texas/Haltom|
|OL||Mark Glowinski||West Virginia||Sr.||Wilkes-Barre, Pa./GAR Memorial/Lackawanna College|
|PK||Josh Lambert||West Virginia||So.||Garland, Texas/Garland|
|KR/PR||Tyreek Hill||Oklahoma State||Jr.||Pearson, Ga./Coffee/Garden City CC|
|DL||Chuka Ndulue||Oklahoma||Sr.||Dallas, Texas/Dallas Jesuit Prep|
|DL||Jordan Phillips||Oklahoma||So.||Towanda, Kan./Circle|
|DL||Chucky Hunter +||TCU||Sr.||West Monroe, La./West Monroe|
|DL||Cedric Reed +||Texas||Sr.||Cleveland, Texas/Cleveland|
|DL||Pete Robertson||Texas Tech||Jr.||Longview, Texas/Longview|
|LB||Bryce Hager||Baylor||Sr.||Austin, Texas/Westlake|
|LB||Jonathan Truman||Kansas State||Sr.||Kechi, Kan./Kapaun Mt. Carmel|
|LB||Jordan Hicks||Texas||Sr.||Cincinnati, Ohio/Lakota West|
|DB||Dante Barnett||Kansas State||Jr.||Tulsa, Okla./Booker T. Washington|
|DB||Danzel McDaniel||Kansas State||Jr.||Dolton, Ill./Dodge City CC|
|DB||Sam Carter +||TCU||Sr.||New Orleans, La./Alief Hastings|
|DB||Kevin White||TCU||Sr.||Round Rock, Texas/Stony Point|
|DB||Quandre Diggs||Texas||Sr.||Angleton, Texas/Angleton|
|P||Spencer Roth ~||Baylor||Sr.||Knoxville, Tenn./Catholic|
|A tie in voting created an additional second-team quarterback & running back spot.
+ – Repeat second team selection from last season.
~ – 2013 first team selection
|2014 All-Big 12 Honorable Mention|
|Baylor||Tre’Von Armstead (TE), Andrew Billings (DPofY), Beau Blackshear (DL), KD Cannon (OFofY & WR), Kyle Fuller (OL), Antwan Goodley (WR), Xavien Howard (DB), Blake Muir (OL), Levi Norwood (K/PR), Shawn Oakman (DPofY, DLofY), Orion Stewart (DB)|
|Iowa State||Tom Farniok (OL), Jacob Gannon (OL), Allen Lazard (OFofY), Cory Morrissey (DL), Cole Netten (PK)|
|Kansas||Ben Heeney (DPofY), Trevor Pardula (STPofY), Michael Reynolds (DL), Cassius Sendish (DB)|
|Kansas State||Travis Britz (DL), Elijah Lee (DFofY), Tyler Lockett (OPofY), Matt McCrane (PK), Ryan Mueller (DLofY), Bill Snyder (CofY), Boston Stiverson (OL)|
|Oklahoma||Geneo Grissom (LB), Nila Kasitati (OL), Steven Parker (DFofY), Dionte Savage (OL), Eric Striker (DPofY), Charles Tapper (DL), Daryl Williams (OLofY)|
|Oklahoma State||Jimmy Bean (DL), James Castleman (DL), Josh Furman (LB, DNofY), Ben Grogan (PK), Tyreek Hill (STPofY), Jeremy Seaton (FB), Ryan Simmons (LB), Kip Smith (P)|
|TCU||B.J. Catalon (K/PR), Cameron Echols-Luper (K/PR), Tayo Fabuluje (OL), Derrick Kindred (DB), Kolby Listenbee (WR), Davion Pierson (DL)|
|Texas||Malcom Brown (DLofY), Steve Edmond (LB), Dylan Haines (DB), John Harris (WR), Jaxon Shipley (WR), Duke Thomas (DB)|
|Texas Tech||Sam Eguavoen (LB), J. J. Gaines (DB), Jakeem Grant (WR), Jared Kaster (OL), Patrick Mahomes (OFofY), Bradley Marquez (WR), Alfredo Morales (OL), Justis Nelson (DB), Taylor Symmank (P)|
|West Virginia||Mario Alford, (WR), Dravon Henry (DFofY), Dana Holgorsen (CofY), Nick Kwiatkoski (LB), Josh Lambert (STPofY), Shaq Riddick (DL), Rushel Shell (ONofY), Quinton Spain (OL), Daryl Worley (DB)|