OU, OSU players pack media's preseason All-Big 12 team
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Griffin
Eight Oklahoma players and five more selections from Oklahoma State highlight the media's preseason All-Big 12 team released today by the conference.
The team has a decidedly South Division bent, with 21 of the 26 selections coming from South Division teams.
Four players represent Texas, three from Baylor, two apiece from Kansas and Nebraska and one choice each from Texas Tech and Missouri round out the squad.
Oklahoma quarterback and returning Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford was selected as the conference's offensive player of the year and Nebraska defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was picked as the Big 12's defensive player of the year. Baylor defensive tackle Phil Taylor was selected as the conference's newcomer of the year.
The team was selected in advance of the conference's media days, which begin Monday in Irving, Texas.
Here's a look at the All-Big 12 team picked by media members.
- WR Dez Bryant, Oklahoma State
- TE Jermaine Gresham, Oklahoma
- OL Russell Okung, Oklahoma State
- OL Trent Williams, Oklahoma
- C Chris Hall, Texas
- OL Adam Ulatoski, Texas
- OL Brandon Carter, Texas Tech
- WR Dezmon Briscoe, Kansas
- QB Sam Bradford, Oklahoma
- RB Kendall Hunter, Oklahoma State
- RB DeMarco Murray, Oklahoma
- PK Alex Henery, Nebraska
- KR Perrish Cox, Oklahoma State
- DL Ndamukong Suh, Nebraska
- DL Gerald McCoy, Oklahoma
- DL Jeremy Beal, Oklahoma
- DL Sergio Kindle, Texas
- LB Sean Weatherspoon, Missouri
- LB Joe Pawelek, Baylor
- LB Travis Lewis, Oklahoma
- DB Darrell Stuckey, Kansas
- DB Jordan Lake, Baylor
- DB Dominique Franks, Oklahoma
- DB Earl Thomas, Texas
- P Derek Epperson, Baylor
- PR Dez Bryant, Oklahoma State
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State