USC prominent in Pac 12 awards

Trojans were abundant on the 2011 All-Pac 12 teams. The seven first-team selections are the most of any school, and five added to the second-team brings the overall total to 12.  Robert Woods stands as the only unanimous selection, and Marqise Lee and Dion Bailey make history, becoming the first pair from a single school to receive freshman offensive and defensive player of the year honors.

Offensive Player of the Year: Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford

Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year: Mychal Kendricks, LB, California

Freshman Offensive Co-Players of the Year:Marqise Lee, WR, USC and De’Anthony Thomas, RB, Oregon

Freshman Defensive Player of the Year:Dion Bailey, LB, USC

Coach of the Year: David Shaw, Stanford

First Team Offense

QB Andrew Luck, Jr., Stanford
RB LaMichael James, Jr., Oregon
RB Chris Polk, Jr., Washington
WR Keenan Allen, So., California
WR Robert Woods, So., USC
TE Coby Fleener, Sr., Stanford
OL Tony Bergstrom, Sr., Utah
OL David DeCastro, Jr., Stanford
OL Matt Kalil, Jr., USC
OL Jonathan Martin, Jr., Stanford
OL Mitchell Schwartz, Sr., California

First Team Defense

DL Dion Jordan, Jr., Oregon
DL Star Lotulelei, Jr., Utah
DL Nick Perry, Jr., USC
DL Derrick Shelby, Sr., Utah
LB Josh Kaddu, Sr., Oregon
LB Mychal Kendricks, Sr., California
LB Chase Thomas, Jr., Stanford
DB Delano Howell, Sr., Stanford
DB T.J. McDonald, Jr., USC
DB Eddie Pleasant, Sr., Oregon D
DB Nickell Robey, So., USC

First Team Specialists

PK Andre Heidari, Fr., USC
P Bryan Anger, Sr., California
RS De’Anthony Thomas, Fr., Oregon
ST Rhett Ellison, Sr., USC

Honorable mention: RB Curtis McNeal, Jr.; LB Hayes Pullard, Fr.; TE Randall Telfer, Fr.; DL Christian Tupou, Sr.;

[view complete list of honorees–ESPN]


~ by Anthony on November 29, 2011.

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