BIG 12 All Conference Players Announced
December 12, 2017
The team was selected by a panel of 19 sports writers and sportscasters who regularly cover the league, including the American-Statesman's Kirk Bohls and Suzanne Halliburton. Players are listed alphabetically with name, school, height, weight, class and hometown ("u" denotes unanimous selections):
QB—u-Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma, 6-1, 220, Sr., Austin
RB—u-Justice Hill, Oklahoma State, 5-10, 185, So., Tulsa, Okla.
RB—David Montgomery, Iowa State, 5-11, 219, So., Cincinnati
T—u-Orlando Brown, Oklahoma, 6-8, 345, Jr., Duluth, Ga.
T—Dalton Risner, Kansas State, 6-5, 300, Jr., Wiggins, Colo.
G—Ben Powers, Oklahoma, 6-4, 310, Jr., Wichita, Kan.
G—Marcus Keyes, Oklahoma State, 6-3, 300, So., Port Allen, La.
C—Erick Wren, Oklahoma, 6-1, 306, Sr., Mesquite
TE—u-Mark Andrews, Oklahoma, 6-5, 254, Jr., Scottsdale, Ariz.
WR—James Washington, Oklahoma State, 6-0, 205, Sr., Stamford
WR—David Sills V, West Virginia, 6-4, 203, Jr., Wilmington, Del.
All‐Purpose: KaVontae Turpin, TCU, 5-9, 153, Jr., Monroe, La.
K—Matthew McCrane, Kansas State, 5-10, 165, Sr., Brownwood
DE—Mat Boesen, TCU, 6-4, 240, Sr., Torrance, Calif.
DE—Ben Banogu, TCU, 6-4, 245, Jr. McKinney
DT—Poona Ford, Texas, 6-0, 305, Sr., Hilton Head, S.C.
DT—Will Geary, Kansas State, 6-0, 306, Sr., Topeka, Kan.
LB—Malik Jefferson, Texas, 6-3, 240, Jr., Mesquite
LB—Joel Lanning, Iowa State, 6-2, 230, Sr., Ankeny, Iowa
LB—Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, Oklahoma, 6-1, 240, Sr., Houston
CB—D.J. Reed, Kansas State, 5-9, 188, Jr., Bakersfield, Calif.
CB—Ranthony Texada, TCU, 5-10, 170, Sr., Frisco
S—DeShon Elliott, Texas, 6-2, 210, Jr., Rockwall
S—Kamari Cotton-Moya, Iowa State, 6-2, 198, Sr., Bakersfield, Calif.
P—Michael Dickson, Texas, 6-3, 205, Jr., Sydney
QB—Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma State, 6-5, 230, Sr., Rock Hill, S.C.
RB—Rodney Anderson, Oklahoma, 6-2, 218, So., Katy
RB—Justin Crawford, West Virginia, 6-0, 200, Sr., Columbus, Ga.
T—Jake Campos, Iowa State, 6-8, 300, Sr., West Des Moines, Iowa
T—Zachary Crabtree, Oklahoma State, 6-7, 310, Sr., Mansfield
G—Matt Pryor, TCU, 6-7, 338, Sr., Long Beach, Calif.
G—Dru Samia, Oklahoma, 6-5, 302, Jr., Sacramento, Calif.
C—Brad Lundblade, Oklahoma State, 6-3, 300, Sr., Argyle
TE—Ben Johnson, Kansas, 6-5, 245, Sr., Basehor, Kan.
WR—Allen Lazard, Iowa State, 6-5, 222, Sr., Urbandale, Iowa
WR—Keke Coutee, Texas Tech, 5-11, 180, Jr., Lufkin
All‐Purpose: D.J. Reed, Kansas State, 5-9, 188, Jr., Bakersfield, Calif.
K—Austin Seibert, Oklahoma, 5-9, 210, Jr., Belleville, Ill.
DE—Dorance Armstrong Jr., Kansas, 6-4, 246, Jr., Houston
DE—Jordan Brailford, Oklahoma State, 6-3, 250, So., Tulsa, Okla.
DT—DeQuinton Osborne, Oklahoma State, 6-0, 305, Sr., Grand Prairie
DT—Daniel Wise, Kansas, 6-3, 290, Jr., Lewisville
LB—Travin Howard, TCU, 6-1, 213, Sr., Longview
LB—Joe Dineen, Jr., Kansas, 6-2, 230, Jr., Lawrence, Kan.
LB—Dakota Allen, Texas Tech, 6-1, 235, Jr., Humble
CB—Kris Boyd, Texas, 6-0, 200 Jr., Gilmer
CB—Brian Peavy, Iowa State, 5-9, 190, Jr., Houston
S—Tre Flowers, Oklahoma State, 6-3, 200, Sr., Converse
S—Nick Orr, TCU, 5-10, 187, Sr. S, DeSoto
P—Nick Walsh, Kansas State, 5-11, 207, Sr., Lyndon, Kan.
Coach of the year— Matt Campbell, Iowa State
Coach of the year— Matt Campbell, Iowa State
Offensive player of the year — Baker Mayfield, QB, Sr., Oklahoma
Defensive player of the year— Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, DE/LB, Sr., Oklahoma
Newcomer of the year — Will Grier, QB, Jr., West Virginia
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