Eighty-nine student-athletes are honored on the 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Baseball Team.
The team is comprised of 54 first team members and 35 second team honorees. Baylor paced all squads with 15 total selections while Oklahoma State had nine first team distinctions. Matt Wilson (Oklahoma State) and Ryan Long (Texas Tech) were nominated with a 4.00 grade point average.
Oklahoma's Austin O'Brien and Ryan Long of Texas Tech are three-time Academic All-Big 12 first team honorees.
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 60 percent of their team's scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.