Big 12 football: Preseason All-Big 12 awards

by Michael Baldwin Published: August 26, 2012
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Here is a look at The Oklahoman's Preseason All-Big 12 picks:

* Offensive Player of the Year: Geno Smith, QB, West Virginia

* Defensive Player of the Year: Alex Okafor, DE, Texas

* Newcomer of the Year: Wes Lunt, QB, Oklahoma State

* Coach of Year: Dana Holgorsen, West Virginia

OFFENSE

QB: Geno Smith, West Virgina

RB: Joseph Randle, Oklahoma State; Malcolm Brown, Texas

WR: Kenny Stills, Oklahoma; Tavon Austin, West Virginia

TE: Jordan Najvar, Baylor

OL: Gabe Ikard, Oklahoma; Cyril Richardson, Baylor; Ben Habern, Oklahoma; LaAdrian Waddle, Texas Tech; Lane Taylor, Oklahoma State.

PK: Quinn Sharp, Oklahoma State

KR: Tyler Locket, Kansas State

DEFENSE

DL: Jackson Jeffcoat, Texas; Stansly Maponga, TCU; Alex Okafor, Texas; Jamarkus McFarland, Oklahoma..

LB: Arthur Brown, Kansas State; A.J. Klein, Iowa State; Jake Knott, Iowa State.

DB: Brodrick Brown, Oklahoma State, Kenny Vaccaro, Texas; Tony Jefferson, Oklahoma; Nigel Malone, Kansas State.

P: Quinn Sharp, Oklahoma State

PR: Tavon Austin, West Virginia


by Michael Baldwin
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Mike Baldwin has been a sports reporter for The Oklahoman since 1982. Mike graduated from Okmulgee High School in 1974 and attended Oklahoma Christian University, graduating with a journalism degree in 1978. Mike's first job was sports editor...
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