Big 12 Football 2015 All-Conference Team

Athlon honors the best of the Big 12 for 2015.

Baylor and TCU ended 2014 at the top of the Big 12 standings, and the Horned Frogs and Bears begin 2015 as the favorites to win the league crown once again. Both teams are loaded with returning talent on both sides of the ball, as Baylor and TCU each place over 10 selections on Athlon’s 2015 All-Big 12 team. 

 

Athlon Sports released its full predictions for the Big 12 last week. Now, it’s time to take a look at the best of the best and honor the top players in the league with a release of first, second, third and fourth all-conference teams for 2015.

 

Related: 2015 Big 12 Predictions

 

An important note on the all-conference teams: These are based on how players will perform in 2015. Career statistics and awards matter in the evaluation, but choosing players for the 2015 all-conference team is largely based on predicting and projecting the best for the upcoming year.

 

Big 12 Team Previews for 2015
           
 
National
Rank:
3 74 103 44 17
 
National
Rank:
28 5 33 48 36

 

Visit the Athlon Sports Online Store to order a copy of the 2015 Big 12 Preview Magazine, which features in-depth analysis and previews for all 10 teams, predictions, rankings and features to prepare for the upcoming year. 
 

Athlon's 2015 All-Big 12 Team

  First-Team
Offense
Second-Team
Offense
Third-Team
Offense
Fourth-Team
Offense
QB Trevone Boykin
TCU 
Mason Rudolph
Oklahoma State 
Seth Russell
Baylor 
Patrick Mahomes
Texas Tech 
RB Samaje Perine
Oklahoma 
Aaron Green
TCU 
Rushel Shell
West Virginia 

Alex Ross

Oklahoma 

RB Shock Linwood
Baylor 
DeAndre Washington
Texas Tech 
Johnathan Gray
Texas 
Wendell Smallwood
West Virginia 
WR Corey Coleman
Baylor 
KD Cannon
Baylor 
Allen Lazard
Iowa State 
Devin Lauderdale
Texas Tech 
WR Sterling Shepard
Oklahoma 
Jakeem Grant
Texas Tech 
Jordan Thompson
West Virginia 
Kolby Listenbee
TCU 
WR Josh Doctson
TCU 
Brandon Sheperd
Oklahoma State 
Quenton Bundrage
Iowa State 
Jay Lee
Baylor 
C Joey Hunt
TCU 
Tyler Orlosky
West Virginia 
Ty Darlington
Oklahoma 
Jared Kaster
Texas Tech 
OG Hala Vaitai
TCU 
Kent Perkins
Texas 
Nila Kasitati
Oklahoma  
Jamelle Naff
TCU 
OG Cody Whitehair (OT)
Kansas State 
Boston Stiverson
Kansas State 
Adam Pankey
West Virginia 
Alfredo Morales
Texas Tech 
OT Spencer Drango
Baylor 
Zachary Crabtree
Oklahoma State 
Jake Campos
Iowa State 
Victor Salako
Oklahoma State  
OT Le'Raven Clark
Texas Tech 
Sedrick Flowers
Texas 
Jarell Broxton
Baylor 
Daniel Burton
Iowa State 
  First-Team
Defense
Second-Team
Defense
Third-Team
Defense
Fourth-Team
Defense
DE Shawn Oakman
Baylor 
Charles Tapper
Oklahoma 

James McFarland

TCU 

Ben Goodman
Kansas 
DE Emmanuel Ogbah
Oklahoma State 
Travis Britz (DT)
Kansas State 
Branden Jackson
Texas Tech 
Jamal Palmer
Baylor 
DT Andrew Billings
Baylor 
Davion Pierson
TCU 
Desmond Jackson
Texas 
Beau Blackshear
Baylor 
DT Pete Robertson (DE)
Texas Tech 
Hassan Ridgeway
Texas 
Vincent Taylor
Oklahoma State 
Will Geary
Kansas State 
LB Eric Striker
Oklahoma 
Dominique Alexander
Oklahoma 
Elijah Lee
Kansas State 
Malik Jefferson
Texas 
LB Nick Kwiatkoski
West Virginia 
Taylor Young
Baylor 
Seth Jacobs
Oklahoma State 
Micah Awe
Texas Tech 
LB Ryan Simmons
Oklahoma State 
Jordan Evans
Oklahoma 
Xavien Howard (CB)
Baylor  
Nigel Bethel (DB)
Texas Tech 
CB Zack Sanchez
Oklahoma 
Danzel McDaniel
Kansas State 

Nigel Tribune
Iowa State 

Morgan Burns
Kansas State 
CB Daryl Worley
West Virginia 
Kevin Peterson
Oklahoma State 
Duke Thomas
Texas 
Ranthony Texada
TCU 
S Karl Joseph
West Virginia 
Derrick Kindred
TCU 
Jason Hall
Texas 
Kamari Cotton-Moya
Iowa State 
S Dante Barnett
Kansas State 
Orion Stewart
Baylor 
Jordan Sterns
Oklahoma State 
Dravon Henry
West Virginia 
  First-Team
Specialists
Second-Team
Specialists
Third-Team
Specialists
Fourth-Team
Specialists
K Josh Lambert
West Virginia 
Jaden Oberkrom
TCU 
Matthew McCrane
Kansas State 
Ben Grogan
Oklahoma State 
P Nick O'Toole
West Virginia 
Ethan Perry
TCU 
Taylor Symmank
Texas Tech 
Nick Walsh
Kansas State 
KR Alex Ross
Oklahoma 
Morgan Burns
Kansas State 
Jakeem Grant
Texas Tech 
Daje Johnson
Texas 
PR Cameron
Echols-Luper
TCU 
Dede Westbrook
Oklahoma 
Corey Coleman
Baylor 
Sterling Shepard
Oklahoma 

Related: 2015 Big 12 Predictions

 

Team-by-Team Breakdown of Athlon's 2015 All-Big 12 Team

  First Second Third Fourth

Baylor

Offense: 3

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 2

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 1

Offense: 1

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 0

Iowa State

Offense: 0

Defense: 0 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 0 

Defense: 0 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 3

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Kansas

Offense: 0

Defense: 0 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 0

Defense: 0 

Sp. Teams: 0 

Offense: 0 

Defense: 0 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 0

Defense: 1 

Sp. Teams: 0

Kansas State

Offense: 1

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 1

Offense: 0

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 1

Offense: 0

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 1

Oklahoma

Offense: 2

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 1

Offense: 0

Defense: 3

Sp. Teams: 1

Offense: 2

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 1

Oklahoma State

Offense: 0

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 3

Defense: 1 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 0

Defense: 3 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 1

TCU

Offense: 4

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 1

Offense: 1 

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 2

Offense: 0 

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 2

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Texas

Offense: 0

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 2

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 3 

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 0

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 1

Texas Tech

Offense: 1

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 2

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 0

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 2

Offense: 4

Defense: 2

Sp. Teams: 0

West Virginia

Offense: 0

Defense: 3

Sp. Teams: 2

Offense: 1

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 3

Defense: 0

Sp. Teams: 0

Offense: 1

Defense: 1

Sp. Teams: 0

 

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