2023 All-Big 12 College Football Midseason Team and Individual Honors

    The Midseason All-Big 12 College Football Honors highlight the best we've seen from a terrific slate of football at the midway point of the 2023 season

    We’ve had arguably the most anticipatd matchup of the season at the midway point in the Big 12, and it didn’t disappoint. Now, as we come down the back half of the season, we take a look at the Midseason All-Big 12 College Football Team and Honors.

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    Midseason Big 12 Football Team Honors for 2023

    • Midseason Player of the Year
      Dillon Gabriel, QB, Oklahoma
    • Midseason Offensive Player of the Year
      Dillon Gabriel, QB, Oklahoma
    • Midseason Defensive Player of the Year
      Danny Stutsman, LB, Oklahoma
    • Midseason Newcomer of the Year
      AD Mitchell, WR, Texas
    • Midseason Coach of the Year
      Brent Venables, Oklahoma

    Midseason Big 12 Offense

    • Midseason Quarterback of the Year
      Dillon Gabriel, QB, Oklahoma
    • Midseason Running Back of the Year
      Jonathon Brooks, Texas
    • Midseason Wide Receiver of the Year
      Xavier Worthy, Texas
    • Midseason Tight End of the Year
      Ben Sinnott, Kansas State
    • Midseason Offensive Lineman of the Year
      Cooper Beebe, G, Kansas State
    • Midseason Offensive Line of the Year
      Kansas Jayhawks
    • Midseason Offensive Newcomer of the Year
      AD Mitchell, WR, Texas

    Midseason First-Team All-Big 12 Offense

    QB: Dillon Gabriel, Oklahoma
    RB: Jonathon Brooks, Texas
    RB: Devin Neal, Kansas
    WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas
    WR: AD Mitchell, Texas
    WR: Jalil Farooq, Oklahoma
    TE: Ben Sinnott, Kansas State
    FLEX: RJ Harvey, UCF
    OT: Christian Jones, Texas
    G: Cooper Beebe, Kansas State
    C: Andrew Raym, Oklahoma
    G: Brandon Coleman, TCU
    OT: Dominick Puni, Kansas

    Midseason Second-Team All-Big 12 Offense

    QB: Quinn Ewers, Texas
    RB: DJ Giddens, Kansas State
    RB: Emani Bailey, TCU
    WR: Nic Anderson, Oklahoma
    WR: Samuel Brown, Houston
    WR: Kobe Hudson, UCF
    TE: Ja’Tavion Sanders, Texas
    FLEX: Chase Roberts, BYU
    OT: Patrick Paul, Houston
    G: Marcellus Marshall, UCF
    C: Zach Frazier, West Virginia
    G: Gavin Byers, Baylor
    OT: Wyatt Milum, West Virginia

    Midseason Third-Team All-Big 12 Offense

    QB: Chandler Morris, TCU
    RB: LJ Martin, BYU
    RB: Tahj Brooks, Texas Tech
    WR: Monaray Baldwin, Baylor
    WR: Andrel Anthony, Oklahoma
    WR: Xzavier Henderson, Cincinnati
    TE: Drake Dabney, Baylor
    FLEX: Isaac Rex, BYU
    OT: Kingsley Suamataia, BYU
    G: Luke Kandra, Cincinnati
    C: Clark Garrington, Baylor
    G: Willis Patrick, TCU
    OT: Doug Nester, West Virginia

    Midseason Honorable Mention All-Big 12 Offense

    QB: Kedon Slovis, BYU
    QB: Jalon Daniels, Kansas
    RB: Ollie Gordon II, Oklahoma State
    RB: Johnny Richardson, UCF
    RB: Daniel Hishaw Jr., Kansas
    RB: CJ Donaldson Jr., West Virginia
    WR: Jaylin Noel, Iowa State
    WR: Joseph Manjack IV, Houston
    WR: Matthew Golden, Houston
    WR: Myles Price, Texas Tech
    WR: Drake Stoops, Oklahoma State
    WR: Darius Lassiter, BYU
    TE: Kole Taylor, West Virginia
    TE: Mason Tharp, Texas Tech
    FLEX: Phillip Brooks, Kansas State
    FLEX: Dominic Richardson, Baylor
    OT: Dalton Cooper, Oklahoma State
    OT: Campbell Barrington, Baylor
    G: Kobe Baynes, Kansas
    G: Connor Pay, BYU
    C: Mike Novitsky, Kansas
    C: Paul Maile, BYU
    G: Cole Spencer, Texas Tech
    G: DJ Campbell, Texas
    OT: Kelvin Banks Jr., Texas
    OT: Walter Rouse, Oklahoma

    Midseason Big 12 Defense

    • Midseason Defensive Lineman of the Year
      Byron Murphy II, DT, Texas
    • Midseason Linebacker of the Year
      Danny Stutsman, Oklahoma
    • Midseason Cornerback of the Year
      Jakob Robinson, BYU
    • Midseason Safety of the Year
      Billy Bowman Jr., Oklahoma
    • Midseason Defensive Line of the Year
      Texas Longhorns
    • Midseason Secondary of the Year
      Kansas Jayhawks
    • Midseason Defensive Newcomer of the Year
      Eddie Heckard, CB, BYU

    Midseason First-Team All-Big 12 Defense

    EDGE: Tyler Batty, BYU
    EDGE: Ethan Downs, Oklahoma
    DT: Byron Murphy II, Texas
    DT: T’Vondre Sweat, Texas
    LB: Danny Stutsman, Oklahoma
    LB: Jaylan Ford, Texas
    LB: Collin Oliver, Oklahoma State
    CB: Jakob Robinson, BYU
    CB: Malik Dunlap, Texas Tech
    CB: Beanie Bishop Jr., West Virginia
    S: Billy Bowman Jr., Oklahoma
    S: Kendel Dolby, Oklahoma
    FLEX: Cobee Bryant, Kansas

    Midseason Second-Team All-Big 12 Defense

    EDGE: Tre’Mon Morris-Brash, UCF
    EDGE: Barryn Sorrell, Texas
    DT: Jaylon Hutchings, Texas Tech
    DT: J.R. Singleton, Iowa State
    LB: Jason Johnson, UCF
    LB: Lee Kpogba, West Virginia
    LB: Nickolas Martin, Oklahoma State
    CB: Caden Jenkins, Baylor
    CB: Bud Clark, TCU
    CB: Corey Thornton, UCF
    S: Cameron Epps, Oklahoma State
    S: Beau Freyler, Iowa State
    FLEX: Gentry Williams, Oklahoma

    Midseason Third-Team All-Big 12 Defense

    EDGE: Sean Martin, West Virginia
    EDGE: Steve Linton, Texas Tech
    DT: Gabe Hall, Baylor
    DT: Tony Bradford Jr., Texas Tech
    LB: Namdi Obiazor, TCU
    LB: Ben Roberts, Texas Tech
    LB: Ben Bywater, BYU
    CB: T.J. Tampa, Iowa State
    CB: Mello Dotson, Kansas
    CB: Eddie Heckard, BYU
    S: Jeremiah Cooper, Iowa State
    S: Kenny Logan Jr., Kansas
    FLEX: Will Lee III, Kansas State

    Midseason Honorable Mention All-Big 12 Defense

    EDGE: Daniel Grzesiak, Cincinnati
    EDGE: Austin Booker, Kansas
    EDGE: Josh Celiscar, UCF
    EDGE: Tyler Onyedim, Iowa State
    DT: Alfred Collins, Texas
    DT: Damonic Williams, TCU
    DT: Lee Hunter, UCF
    DT: Anthony Holmes Jr., Houston
    LB: Jaren Kanak, Oklahoma
    LB: Hershey McLaurin, West Virginia
    LB: JB Brown, Kansas
    LB: Jesiah Pierre, Texas Tech
    LB: Dorian Jones, Cincinnati
    LB: Max Tooley, BYU
    CB: Isaiah Hamilton, Houston
    CB: Kamden Garrett, BYU
    CB: Malik Muhammad, Texas
    CB: Jacob Parrish, Kansas State
    CB: Justin Harris, Cincinnati
    CB: Carl Williams IV, Baylor
    S: Byron Threats, Cincinnati
    S: Key Lawrence, Oklahoma
    S: Peyton Bowen, Oklahoma
    S: Kendal Daniels, Oklahoma State
    FLEX: Dadrion Taylor-Demerson, Texas Tech
    FLEX: DeJordan Mask, UCF

    Midseason Big 12 Special Teams

    • Midseason Kicker of the Year
      Zach Schmit, Oklahoma
    • Midseason Punter of the Year
      Tyler Perkins, Iowa State
    • Midseason Specialist of the Year
      Drae McCray, Texas Tech

    Midseason First-Team All-Big 12 Specialists

    Kicker: Alex Hale, Oklahoma State
    Kickoff Specialist: Zach Schmit, Oklahoma
    Punter: Tyler Perkins, Iowa State
    Kick Returner: Drae McCray, Texas Tech
    Punt Returner: Gavin Freeman, Oklahoma
    Special Teamer: Devyn Bobby, Baylor

    Midseason Second-Team All-Big 12 Specialists

    Kicker: Seth Keller, Kansas
    Kickoff Specialist: Reese Burkardt, Texas Tech
    Punter: Austin McNamara, Texas Tech
    Kick Returner: Major Everhart, TCU
    Punt Returner: Preston Fox, West Virginia
    Special Teamer: Josh Foster, TCU

    Midseason Third-Team All-Big 12 Specialists

    Kicker: Zach Schmit, Oklahoma
    Kickoff Specialist: Logan Ward, Oklahoma State
    Punter: Ryan Rehkow, BYU
    Kick Returner: Corey Gordon Jr., Baylor
    Punt Returner: Xavier Worthy, Texas
    Special Teamer: Marcus McKenzie, BYU

    Midseason Honorable Mention All-Big 12 Specialists

    Kicker: Carter Brown, Cincinnati
    Kickoff Specialist: Will Stone, Texas
    Punter: Laine Wilkins, Houston
    Kick Returner: Jalil Farooq, Oklahoma
    Punt Returner: Xavier Townsend, UCF
    Special Teamer: Myles Mendoszoon, Iowa State

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