Pac-12 Announces Football All-Academic Teams

SAN FRANCISCO –– Following are the 2017 Pac-12 Conference Football All-Academic teams, announced today by Commissioner Larry Scott. To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade-point average and appear in at least 50 percent of their team’s games.

FIRST TEAM

Pos. Name, School Yr. GPA Major
QB Justin Herbert, Oregon So. 4.08 Biology
RB Patrick Laird, California RJr. 3.51 Business Administration; Political Science
RB Nick Ralston, Arizona State (2) RSo. 4.00 Finance
WR John Gardner, Washington RJr. 3.54 Mathematics
WR Timmy Hernandez, Oregon State Jr. 3.74 Mechanical Engineering
TE Harrison Handley, Utah Sr. 3.63 Educational Leadership and Policy
OL Christian Boettcher, Arizona Sr. 3.60 Biochemistry
OL Johnny Capra, Utah So. 3.96 Communication
OL Isaac Miller, Colorado RSo. 3.77 Integrative Physiology & Psychology
OL Calvin Throckmorton, Oregon (2) RSo. 3.76 Human Physiology
OL Nick Wilson, Stanford (2) Jr. 3.62 Mechanical Engineering
         
DL Nick Heninger, Utah RFr. 3.93 Undeclared/Pre-Dentistry
DL Dylan Jackson, Stanford (2) Jr. 3.30 Political Science
DL Harrison Phillips, Stanford (2) Sr. 3.34 Science, Technology and Society; Sociology
DL Pita Tonga, Utah RFr. 3.56 Undeclared
LB Tevis Bartlett, Washington (2) Jr. 3.65 Education, Community & Organizations
LB Ben Burr-Kirven, Washington (2) Jr. 3.58 Comparative Literature, Cinema and Media Studies
LB Derek McCartney, Colorado Gr. 3.71 Integrative Physiology
DB Terrell Burgess, Utah So. 3.59 Undeclared
DB Malcolm Holland, Arizona (2) So.. 3.44 Pre-Business
DB Taylor Rapp, Washington So. 3.66 Business
DB Luke Rubenzer, California Sr. 3.24 Business Administration
         
PK Van Soderberg, Washington RFr.  3.91 Pre-Engineering
P Mitch Wishnowsky, Utah Jr. 3.40 Kinesiology Teaching
ST Richard McNitzky, Stanford So. 3.88 Undeclared

(2) Two-time first-team All-Academic selection
(3) Three-time first-team All-Academic selection

Injury/Illness does not count against criteria to appear in 50 percent of team’s games.  

SECOND TEAM

Pos. Name, School Yr. GPA Major
QB Jake Browning, Washington Jr. 3.37 Business (Finance)
RB Ryan Nall, Oregon State RJr. 3.41 Speech Communication
RB Cameron Scarlett, Stanford Jr. 3.3 Science, Technology and Technology
WR Brandon Arconado, Washington State RSo. 3.38 Undeclared
WR Demari Simpkins, Utah So. 3.23 Communication
TE Dalton Schultz, Stanford Sr. 3.43 Science, Technology and Society
OL Jesse Burkett, Stanford (2) Sr. 3.5 Japanese; Symbolic Systems
OL Jake Curhan, California RFr. 3.51 Undeclared
OL Devery Hamilton, Stanford So. 3.47 Undeclared
OL Darrin Paulo, Utah So. 3.44 Economics
OL Luke Wattenberg, Washington RFr. 3.36 Pre-Engineering
         
DL Greg Gaines, Washington (2) Jr. 3.25 Extended Pre-Major
DL Tony Mekari, California RSr. 3.24 Legal Studies
DL Levi Onwuzurike, Washington RFr. 3.36 Pre-Arts & Sciences
DL Jovan Swann, Stanford So. 3.25 Undeclared
LB Peyton Pelluer, Washington State (2) RSr. 3.36 Humanities
LB Casey Toohill, Stanford (2) Jr. 3.68 Political Science
LB Josh Woods, UCLA Jr. 3.33 Sociology
DB Frank Buncom, Stanford (2) So. 3.23 Human Biology
DB Treyjohn Butler, Stanford So. 3.31 Undeclared
DB Alijah Holder, Stanford Sr. 3.19 Science, Technology and Society
DB Justin Reid, Stanford Jr. 3.15 Management Science and Engineering
         
PK Matt Anderson, California (2) Grad 3.56 Cultural Sport in Education
P Jake Glatting, Arizona RJr. 3.45 Industrial Engineering
ST Connor Haller, Utah RFr. 3.86 Pre-Business

HONORABLE MENTION
 

ARIZ: Leon Branden, Jamie Nunley, Josh Pollack, Khalil Tate; ASU: Mitchell Fraboni, Tommy Hudson, Connor Humphreys, Malik Lawal, Alex Losoya, A.J. McCollum, Michael Sleep-Dalton, Tashon Smallwood, Kyle Williams; CAL: Jordan Kunaszyk, Demetris Robertson, Gabe Siemieniec, Russ Ude; COLO: Lucas Cooper, George Frazier, Aaron Haigler, Michael Mathewes; ORE: Taylor Alie, Kaulana Apelu, Gary Baker, Brady Breeze, Jacob Breeland, Doug Brenner, Jacob Capra, Drayton Carlberg, Jake Hanson, Shane Lemieux, Malik Lovette, Cam McCormick; OSU: Blake Brandel, Jordan Choukair, Summer Houston, Andrzejh Hughes-Murray, Nous Keobounnam, Trent Moore, Artavis Pierce, Nick Porebski, Tuli Wily-Matagi; STAN: Joey Alfieri, Malik Antoine, Jake Bailey, Isaiah Brandt-Sims, David Bright, Keller Chryst, K.J. Costello, Obi Eboh, Ben Edwards, Scooter Harrington, Nate Herbig, Trenton Irwin, Peter Kalambayi, Bryce Love, Quenton Meeks, Alameen Murphy, Kevin Palma, Kaden Smith, Donald Stewart, Jet Toner, Jay Tyler, Mike Tyler; UCLA: Michael Alves, Johnny Den Bleyker, Giovanni Gentosi, Theo Howard, Nate Meadors, Marcus Moore, Christian Pabico, Josh Rosen, Jordan Wilson, Kenny Young; USC: Jordan Austin, Wyatt Schmidt; UTAH: Julian Blackmon, Devonta’e Henry-Cole, Hayes Hicken, Casey Hughes, Tyler Huntley, Jake Jackson, Alex Whittingham, Troy Williams; WASH: A.J. Carty, Sean Constantine, Will Dissly, Coleman Shelton, Nick Harris, Drew Sample, Vita Vea, Tristan Vizcaino; WSU: Nick Begg, Tristan Brock, Kyle Celli, Taylor Comfort, Isaac Dotson, Luke Falk, Dezmon Patmon, Trey Tinsley.

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