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2013 All-Big 12 Football Awards Announced
December 11, 2013
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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.

All-Big 12 Honors Notebook:
  • Bryce Petty is the second Baylor quarterback in the last three seasons to be named Offensive Player of the Year (Robert Griffin III, 2011).
  • Co-Defensive Players of the Year were also selected in 2011. Jackson Jeffcoat is the fourth Texas player to win the award while Verrett is the first from TCU and picked up the Horned Frogs' second individual honor since joining the Conference in 2012.
  • Charles Sims is West Virginia's second individual award winner since becoming a Big 12 member in 2012.
  • Isaiah Johson is the first Jayhawk to earn Defensive Newcomer of the Year.
  • Art Briles is the first Baylor mentor to be named Chuck Neinas Coach of the Year.
  • Texas Tech picked up its third Offensive Freshman of the Year honor while Oklahoma claimed Defensive Freshman of the Year for the fifth season.
  • Tyler Lockett is the second Wildcat wide receiver to be selected Special Teams Player of the Year (Brandon Banks, 2009)
  • Baylor's Cyril Richardson was named Offensive Lineman of the Year for the second consecutive season.
  • K-State earned its second straight Defensive Lineman of the Year honor (Meshak Williams, 2012).
  • Oklahoma has won the most individual awards in the 18-year history of the Big 12 with 28. K-State is second (25), followed by Texas (24), Oklahoma State (15), Baylor (9), Texas Tech (8), Iowa State (8), Kansas (7), TCU (2) and West Virginia (2).

2013 ALL-BIG 12 INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
Offensive Player of the Year
Bryce Petty, Baylor, QB, Jr, Midlothian, Texas
Co-Defensive Player of the Year
Jason Verrett, TCU, DB, Sr, Fairfield, Calif.
Jackson Jeffcoat, Texas, DE, Sr, Plano, Texas
Offensive Newcomer of the Year
Charles Sims, West Virginia, RB, Sr, Houston, Texas
Offensive Lineman of the Year
Cyril Richardson, Baylor, Sr, Fort Worth, Texas
Defensive Newcomer of the Year
Isaiah Johnson, Kansas, DB, So, Cary, N.C.
Defensive Lineman of the Year
Ryan Mueller, Kansas State, DE, Jr, Leawood, Kan.
Offensive Freshman of the Year
Baker Mayfield, Texas Tech, QB, Austin, Texas
Special Teams Players of the Year
Tyler Lockett, Kansas State, PR/KR, Jr, Tulsa, Okla.
Defensive Freshman of the Year
Dominique Alexander, Oklahoma, LB, Tulsa, Okla.
Chuck Neinas Coach of the Year
Art Briles, Baylor, 6th Season

2013 ALL-BIG 12 FOOTBALL FIRST TEAM
OFFENSE
Pos.PlayerSchoolClassHometown/Previous School
QBBryce PettyBaylorJr.Midlothian, Texas/Midlothian
RBLache SeastrunkBaylorJr.Temple, Texas/Temple/Oregon
RBCharles SimsWest VirginiaSr.Houston, Texas/University of Houston
FBTrey Millard #OklahomaSr.Columbia, Mo./Rock Bridge
WRAntwan GoodleyBaylorJr.Midland, Texas/Midland
WRTevin ReeseBaylorSr.Temple, Texas/Temple
WRTyler LockettK-StateJr.Tulsa, Okla./Booker T. Washington
TEJace Amaro** %Texas TechJr.San Antonio, Texas/ MacArthur
OLSpencer DrangoBaylorSo.Cedar Park, Texas/Cedar Park
OLCyril Richardson #BaylorSr.Fort Worth, Texas/North Crowley
OLB.J. FinneyK-StateSr.Andale, Kan./Andale
OLGabe Ikard** #OklahomaSr.Oklahoma City, Okla./Bishop McGuinness
OLParker GrahamOklahoma StateSr.Webb City, Mo./Webb City
PKAnthony FeraTexasSr.Cypress, Texas/St. Pius X
KR/PRTyler LockettK-StateJr.Tulsa, Okla./Booker T. Washington
 
DEFENSE
Pos.PlayerSchoolClassHometown/Previous School
DLChris McAllisterBaylorSr.Converse, Texas/Judson
DLRyan MuellerK-StateJr. Leawood, Kan./St. Thomas Aquinas
DLCharles TapperOklahomaSo.Baltimore, Md./City College
DLCalvin Barnett #Oklahoma StateSr.Tulsa, OK/Washington/Navarro CC
DLJackson JeffcoatTexasSr.Plano, Texas/Plano West
LBEddie Lackey BaylorSr.Murrieta, Calif./Vista Murrieta/Northwood/Riverside CC
LBJeremiah GeorgeIowa StateSr.Clearwater, Fla./Clearwater
LBShaun LewisOklahoma StateSr.Missouri City, Texas/Hightower
DBAhmad DixonBaylorSr.Waco, Texas/Midway
DBTy Zimmerman #K-StateSr. Junction City, Kan./Junction City
DBAaron Colvin #OklahomaSr.Owasso, Okla./Owasso
DBJustin GilbertOklahoma StateSr.Huntsville, Texas/Huntsville
DBJason Verrett #TCUSr.Fairfield, Calif./Rodriguez/Santa Rosa JC
PSpencer RothBaylorJr.Knoxville, Tenn./Catholic
 
2013 ALL-BIG 12 FOOTBALL SECOND TEAM
OFFENSE
Pos.PlayerSchoolClassHometown/Previous School
QBClint ChelfOklahoma StateSr.Enid, Okla./Enid
RBJames Sims ^KansasSr.Irving, Texas/MacArthur
RBMalcolm BrownTexasJr.Cibolo, Texas/Steel
FBKye Staley ^Oklahoma StateSr.Guthrie, Okla./Guthrie
WRJalen SaundersOklahomaSr.Elk Grove, Calif./Pleasant Grove/Fresno State
WRJosh StewartOklahoma StateJr.Denton, Texas/Guyer
WRJaxon ShipleyTexasJr.Brownwood, Texas/Brownwood
TEEJ BibbsIowa StateJr.Chicago, Ill./Bogan/Arizona Western CC
OLCody WhitehairK-StateJr.Abilene, Kan./Abilene
OLDaryl WilliamsOklahomaJr.Lake Dallas, Texas/Lake Dallas
OLDonald HawkinsTexasSr. Tunica, Miss./Rosa Fort/Northwest CC
OLTrey Hopkins ^TexasSr. Galena Park, Texas/North Shore
OLLe'Raven ClarkTexas TechSo. Rockdale, Texas/Rockdale
PKMichael HunnicuttOklahomaJr.Richardson, Texas/Pearce
KR/PRJosh StewartOklahoma StateJr. Denton, Texas/Guyer
 
DEFENSE
Pos.PlayerSchoolClassHometown/Previous School
DLTyler JohnsonOklahoma StateSr. Haskell, Okla./Haskell
DLChucky Hunter ^TCUJr. West Monroe, La./West Monroe
DLCedric ReedTexasJr. Cleveland, Texas/Cleveland
DLKerry Hyder ^Texas TechSr. Austin, Texas/Lyndon B. Johnson
DLWill ClarkeWest VirginiaSr. Pittsburgh, Pa./Allderdice
LBBen Heeney ^KansasJr. Hutchinson, Kan./Hutchinson
LBEric StrikerOklahomaSo. Seffner, Fla./Armwood
LBCaleb LaveyOklahoma StateSr. Celina, Texas/Celina
DBJacques WashingtonIowa StateSr. Owasso, Okla./Owasso
DBDaytawion LoweOklahoma StateSr. Midwest City, Okla./Carl Albert
DBSam Carter ^TCUJr. Alief, Texas/Hastings
DBCarrington ByndomTexasSr. Lufkin, Texas/Lufkin
DBDarwin CookWest VirginiaSr. Cleveland, Ohio/Shaw
PKirby Van Der Kamp ^Iowa StateSr. West Des Moines, Iowa/Valley
PNick O'TooleWest VirginiaSo. Corona, Calif./Mater Dei/Fullerton College
**Unanimous Selection.
# - Repeat first team selection from last season.
^ - Repeat second team selection from last season.
% - Second Team selection in 2012.
A tie in voting created an additional second-team punter spot.
Players listed at each position alphabetically by school.

2013 ALL-BIG 12 HONORABLE MENTION
Baylor:Demetri Goodson (DB), Bryce Hager (LB), Stefan Huber (OL), Aaron Jones (PK), Eddie Lackey (Def. PoY), Shock Linwood (Off. FoY), KJ Morton (DB), Jordan Najvar (TE), Levi Norwood (KR/PR, WR), Shawn Oakman (DL, Def. NoY), Kelvin Palmer (OL)
Iowa State:EJ Bibbs (Off. NoY), Daniel Burton (Off. FoY), Tom Farniok (OL), Jeremiah George (Def. PoY), Cory Morrissey (DL), Nigel Tribune (Def. FoY)
Kansas:Ngalu Fusimalohi (OL), Isaiah Johnson (DB), Dexter McDonald (DB), Jimmay Mundine (TE), Trevor Pardula (P, ST PoY), JaCorey Shepherd (KR/PR, DB), James Sims (Off. PoY)
K-State:Travis Britz (DL), Glenn Gronkowski (FB), John Hubert (RB), Tyler Lockett (Off. PoY), Cornelius Lucas (OL), Tavon Rooks (OL), Daniel Sams (QB), Blake Slaughter (LB), Tremaine Thompson (KR/PR), Ty Zimmermam (Def. PoY)
Oklahoma:Gabe Ikard (Off. LoY), Gabe Lynn (DB), Frank Shannon (LB), Bob Stoops (CoY)
Oklahoma State: Calvin Barnett (Def. LoY), James Castleman (DL), Justin Gilbert (KR/PR, ST PoY), Parker Graham (Off. LoY), Tracy Moore (WR), Emmanuel Ogbah (DL, Def. FoY), Josh Stewart (ST PoY), Brandon Webb (OL), Sam Wren (Def. NoY)
TCU:B.J. Catalon (KR/PR), Jaden Oberkrom (PK), Kevin White (DB)
Texas:Mack Brown (CoY), Mike Davis (WR), Quandre Diggs (DB), Steve Edmond (LB), Dominic Espinosa (OL), Anthony Fera (ST PoY), Jackson Jeffcoat (Def. LoY), Adrian Phillips (DB), Geoff Swaim (TE), Alex De La Torre (FB), Mason Walters (OL), Chris Whaley (DL)
Texas Tech:Ryan Bustin (PK), Ryan Erxleben (P), Jakeem Grant (WR), Bradley Marquez (WR), Baker Mayfield (QB), Tre' Porter (DB), Pete Robertson (LB), Will Smith (LB), Eric Ward (WR)
West Virginia:Cody Clay (FB), Curtis Feigt (OL), Karl Joseph (DB), Nick Kwiatkoski (LB), Quinton Spain (OL)
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