Kansas State and Oklahoma State were honored with the American Football Coaches Association's (AFCA) 2018 Academic Achievement Award.
Big 12 players continue to collect various awards and All-American honors for their performances during the 2018 football season.
Former Texas player Bobby Layne and coach Darrell Royal are among 10 legends that will be introduced as the second class of the Sugar Bowl Hall of Fame in conjunction with the 85th annual Allstate Sugar Bowl.
Chris Klieman has been named the head football coach at Kansas State.
A total of four Big 12 student-athletes were recognized on the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America Division I football team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Kansas State senior offensive lineman Dalton Risner was named one of three finalists for the 2019 Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award.
Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray collected the Big 12's seventh Heisman Trophy when he was selected for the 2018 honor at the PlayStation Theater in New York City's Times Square.
Oklahoma junior Kyler Murray has been named the 2018 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award winner
Kyler Murray has been named The Associated Press college football Player of the Year, becoming the second straight Oklahoma quarterback and fifth Sooner overall to win the award since it was established in 1998.
Oklahoma's Kyler Murray and Oklahoma State's Tylan Wallace have been named finalists for the 2018 Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award.
In recent seasons, no college football conference has produced more eye-popping offensive numbers than the Big 12 with its proliferation of elite quarterbacks.
Former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops along with Derrick Alexander, Scott Frost, Shaun Alexander and Frank Beamer are among a class of five inductees to the 2018 Orange Bowl Hall of Fame.