Softball infielder Lauren Chamberlain (Oklahoma) and football wider receiver/kick returner Tyler Lockett (Kansas State) have been named the 2014-15 Big 12 Conference Athletes of the Year, the league office announced.
TCU's Trevone Boykin and Iowa State's Sam B. Richardson have been named to the 2015 Manning Award watch list, given annually to the nation's top quarterback after bowl games have been completed. Boykin was named a finalist for the award in 2014.
Big 12 Football media days wrapped up Tuesday; here are some of the top stories, videos and quotes for Day Two.
Extensive live coverage of 2015 Big 12 Football Media Days will be provided by FOX Sports, the Big 12 Digital Network and the Big 12's social media platforms on Monday, July 20 and Tuesday, July 21 from the Omni Dallas Hotel.
Some of the top videos and stories Monday from Big 12 Football Media Days.
The Big 12 has announced the adoption of a conference-wide limit on football in-season live contact opportunities to no more than two times per week, including game-day, per student-athlete.
The Big 12 and FOX Sports have announced times and television designation for three additional games during the first two weeks of the season.
The 2015 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list has been released by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. Four Big 12 players, including 2014 Second Team Walter Camp All-American Trevone Boykin (QB, TCU), were recognized from the Big 12.
TCU was picked for the first time as the favorite to win the conference title in the 2015 Big 12 Football Preseason Poll, voted on by media representatives who cover the league.
The Big 12 has placed six players on the Davey O'Brien and Doak Walker Awards watch lists for the 2015 season. The Davey O'Brien Award is annually given to nation's top quarterback, while the Doak Walker is presented to the top running back.
The preseason team was dominated by upperclassmen with 19 seniors and 10 juniors among the 30 honorees. Eleven players were named to the 2014 All-Big 12 First Team while eight were on the second team.
The All Sports Association in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. has named the Wuerffel Trophy watch list for the 2015 season. The Wuerffel Trophy annually recognizes college football's top community servant.