The Big 12 Conference has announced its 2023 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team, as well as its individual awards.
As voted on by media representatives that cover the Big 12, the preseason All-Big 12 team consists of 15 offensive and 15 defensive selections, with the placekicker and returner as part of the offense and punter with the defense.
Additionally, Big 12 media voted for Offense Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, and Newcomer of the Year. Those selections are as follows:
All-Big 12 Individual Awards
Offensive Player of the Year: Jalon Daniels, Kansas, QB, 6-0, 215, Jr., Lawndale, Calif.
Defensive Player of the Year: Jaylan Ford, Texas, LB, 6-3, 236, Sr., Frisco, Texas
Newcomer of the Year: Treshaun Ward, Kansas State, RB, 5-10, 194, Sr., Plant City, Fla.
Here’s a look at the entire Preseason All-Big 12 team, courtesy of the Big 12 Conference.
2023 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team
Texas leads the way with five All-Big 12 selections, followed by Kansas State, Kansas, and TCU with four each. Oklahoma State is next with three selections, while Texas Tech and Cincinnati both have two. Oklahoma, Baylor, BYU, West Virginia, and Iowa State all have one selection, leaving UCF and Houston as the only schools without a player represented.