Three Texas players named preseason All-Big 12

Posted July 16th, 2014


Running back Malcolm Brown, cornerback Quandre Diggs, and defensive end Cedric Reed represent Texas on the media preseason All-Big 12 team, which was announced Wednesday.

Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty was tabbed offensive player of the year, and TCU defensive lineman Devonte Fields defensive player of the year. Oklahoma State receiver Tyreek Hill, a junior college import, was voted newcomer of the year.

Baylor has the most members on the team with seven followed by Kansas State with five. Oklahoma is next with four followed by Texas and TCU with three.


The league will release its preseason poll on Thursday.

Brown, Diggs, and center Dominic Espinosa will represent Texas at Big 12 media days next week in Dallas.

All-Big 12 teams:

Pos Name School Ht Wt Cl/Exp Hometown
WR Antwan Goodley * Baylor 5-11 225 Sr/3L Midland, Texas
TE EJ Bibbs + Iowa State 6-3 261 Sr/1L Chicago, Ill.
OL Spencer Drango * Baylor 6-6 305 Jr/2L Cedar Park, Texas
OL Cody Whitehair + K-State 6-4 309 Jr/2L Abilene, Kan.
C B.J. Finney * K-State 6-4 303 Sr/3L Andale, Kan.
OL Daryl Williams + Oklahoma 6-6 329 Sr/3L Lake Dallas, Texas
OL Le’Raven Clark ^+ Texas Tech 6-5 303 Jr/2L Rockdale, Texas
WR Tyler Lockett * K-State 5-11 175 Sr/3L Tulsa, Okla.
QB Bryce Petty * Baylor 6-3 230 Sr/3L Midlothian, Texas
RB Shock Linwood Baylor 5-9 200 So/1L Linden, Texas
RB Malcolm Brown + Texas 6-0 228 Sr/3L Cibolo, Texas
PK Michael Hunnicutt + Oklahoma 6-1 180 Sr/3L Richardson, Texas
KR Tyler Lockett ^* K-State 5-11 175 Sr/3L Tulsa, Okla.
Pos Name School Ht Wt Cl/Exp Hometown
DL Ryan Mueller * K-State 6-2 245 Sr/3L Leawood, Kan.
DL Devonte Fields ^# TCU 6-4 240 So/1L Arlington, Texas
DL Chucky Hunter + TCU 6-1 305 Sr/3L West Monroe, La.
DL Cedric Reed + Texas 6-6 271 Sr/2L Cleveland, Texas
LB Bryce Hager^ Baylor 6-2 235 Sr/3L Austin, Texas
LB Ben Heeney + Kansas 6-0 230 Sr/3L Hutchinson, Kan.
LB Eric Striker + Oklahoma 6-0 221 Jr/2L Seffner, Fla.
DB Zack Sanchez Oklahoma 5-11 179 So/1L Keller, Texas
DB Sam Carter + TCU 6-1 215 Sr/3L New Orleans, La.
DB Quandre Diggs ^ Texas 5-10 204 Sr/3L Angleton, Texas
DB Karl Joseph West Virginia 5-10 196 Jr/2L Orlando, Fla.
P Spencer Roth * Baylor 6-4 225 Sr/3L Knoxville, Tenn.
PR Levi Norwood Baylor 6-2 200 Sr/3L State College, Pa.

^ 2013 Preseason Team
* 2013 All-Big 12 First Team selection
+ 2013 All-Big 12 Second Team selection
# Injured in 2013

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