QB, Johnny Deaton, Northeastern, 6-3, 210, Sr.
Owns 11 school passing records
RB, Joshua Birmingham, Central Oklahoma, 5-9, 205, Sr.
1,156 yards from becoming Bronchos' all-time rusher
RB, Joel Rockmore, Northeastern, 5-7, 185, Jr.
1,024 yards and 10 TDs in just nine games last fall
WR, Christian Hood, Central Oklahoma, 5-11, 185, Jr.
Led UCO receivers last season
WR, Jarod Martin, Southern Nazarene, 6-4, 212, Sr.
TE, Ryan Corbin, Southwestern, 6-4, 250, Sr.
Bruiser who can catch the football
OL, Landon Chappell, Central Oklahoma, 6-2, 280, Soph.
Started six games last season as a redshirt freshman
OL, Ethan James, Northeastern, 6-5, 315, Jr.
Paving the way for Rockmore
OL, Garrett Kruse, Southern Nazarene, 6-4, 299, Sr.
Veteran on a team making transition to Division II
OL, Javon Linley, Langston, 6-0, 270, Soph.
Lions' starting center as a freshman
OL, Cameron Pound, Central Oklahoma, 6-2, 305, Sr.
Leader on a young offensive line
DL, Devin Benton, Southwestern, 5-11, 270, Jr.
All-conference as a sophomore
DL, Ronald Burgess, Langston, 6-4, 240, Sr.
DL, Kimes Gilbert, Oklahoma Baptist, 6-0, 240, Fr.
Anchor of the Bison defensive front
DL, Tyler Newton, Central Oklahoma, 6-4, 260, Jr.
LB, Michael Hicks, Southern Nazarene, 6-3, 225, Jr.
Watch for jersey No. 42; he's everywhere
LB, Langston Jones, Northeastern, 6-0, 205, Sr.
Owns 10 double-digit tackle performances
LB, Adrian Shoecraft, Central Oklahoma, 5-11, 235, Sr.
Another in a long line of linebacker studs at UCO
DB, Qumain Black, East Central, 6-1, 185, Jr.
Starter since freshman season
DB, Fred Gaines, East Central, 6-1, 190, Sr.
DB, Chace Green, Langston, 6-3, 220, Jr.
Led Lions last season with 65 tackles
DB, Stan West, Southern Nazarene, 5-10, 173, Sr.
Should have a stellar senior year
P/K, Chris Peoples, Southeastern, 5-11, 175, Sr.
Handles both duties for Savage Storm
KR, Christian Bobo, Central Oklahoma, 5-11, 230, Sr.
Coaches, teammates are big on this guy