Pac-12 football All-Conference team announced
SAN FRANCISCO—OREGON teammates Marcus Mariota, Hroniss Grasu, and Ifo Ekpre-Olomu have been named Pac-12 First Team All-Conference for the third consecutive year, while USC’s Leonard Williams and UTAH’s Tom Hackett have earned first-team honors for the second straight season and highlight this year’s All-Conference squad. As announced earlier today, Mariota was tabbed the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Year, ARIZONA’s Scooby Wright III the Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year, Oregon’s Royce Freeman the Pac-12 Offensive Freshman of the Year, USC’s Adoree’ Jackson the Pac-12 Defensive Freshman of the Year, and Arizona’s Rich Rodriguez the Pac-12 Coach of the Year.
2014 ALL-PAC-12 CONFERENCE FOOTBALL TEAM
QB, Marcus Mariota, Jr., Oregon (3)
RB, Javorius Allen, Jr., USC
RB, Devontae Booker, Jr., Utah RB
WR, Nelson Agholor, Jr., USC
WR, Jaelen Strong, Jr., Arizona State
TE, Pharaoh Brown, Jr., Oregon
OL, Jamil Douglas, Sr., Arizona State
OL, Jake Fisher, Sr., Oregon
OL, Hroniss Grasu, Sr., Oregon (3)
OL, Andrus Peat, Jr., Stanford
OL, Max Tuerk, Jr., USC
First Team Defense
DL, Henry Anderson, Sr., Stanford
DL, Nate Orchard, Sr., Utah
DL, Danny Shelton, Sr., Washington
DL, Leonard Williams, Jr., USC (2)
LB, Hau’oli Kikaha, Sr., Washington
LB, Shaq Thompson, Jr., Washington
LB, Scooby Wright III, So., Arizona
DB, Ishmael Adams, So., UCLA
DB, Su’a Cravens, So., USC
DB, Ifo Ekpre-Olomu, Sr., Oregon (3)
DB, Damarious Randall, Sr., Arizona State
DB, Jordan Richards, Sr., Stanford
First Team Specialists
PK, Andy Phillips, So., Utah
P, Tom Hackett, Jr., Utah (2)
RS, Kaelin Clay, Sr., Utah
AP/ST, Shaq Thompson, Jr., Washington
Second Team Offense
QB, Brett Hundley, Jr., UCLA
RB, D.J. Foster, Jr., Arizona State
RB, Royce Freeman, Fr., Oregon
WR, Vince Mayle, Sr., Washington State
WR, Nelson Spruce, Jr., Colorado
TE, Austin Hooper, So., Stanford
OL, Jake Brendel, Jr., UCLA
OL, Steven Gurrola, Sr., Arizona
OL, Nick Kelly, Jr., Arizona State
OL, Kyle Murphy, Jr., Stanford
OL, Jeremiah Poutasi, Jr., Utah
Second Team Defense
DL, DeForest Buckner, Jr., Oregon
DL, Kenny Clark, So., UCLA
DL, Owamagbe Odigihizuwa, Sr., UCLA
DL, Dylan Wynn, Sr., Oregon State
LB, Myles Jack, So., UCLA
LB, Eric Kendricks, Sr., UCLA
LB, A.J. Tarpley, Sr., Stanford
DB, Erick Dargan, Sr., Oregon
DB, Troy Hill, Sr., Oregon
DB, Anthony Jefferson, Sr., UCLA
DB, Fabian Moreau, Jr., UCLA
DB, Steven Nelson, Sr., Oregon State
Second Team Specialists
PK, Zane Gonzalez, So., Arizona State
P, Drew Riggleman, Jr., Arizona
RS, Ty Montgomery, Sr., Stanford
AP/ST, Charles Nelson, Fr., Oregon
JuJu Smith, Fr., USC
AP/ST=All-Purpose/Special Teams Player (not a kicker or returner)
(2) Two-time first team selection
(3) Three-time first team selection
Offensive Player of the Year: Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon
Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year: Scooby Wright, LB, Arizona
Freshman Offensive Player of the Year: Royce Freeman, RB, Oregon
Freshman Defensive Player of the Year: Adoree’ Jackson, DB, USC
Scholar-Athlete of the Year: Taylor Kelly, QB, Arizona State
Coach of the Year: Rich Rodriguez, Arizona
PAC-12 ALL-CONFERENCE HONORABLE MENTION
ARIZONA: WR Austin Hill, Sr.; WR Cayleb Jones, So.; DB Jonathan McKnight, Sr.; DL Dan Pettinato, Sr.; QB Anu Solomon, Fr.; DB Jared Tevis, Sr.; RB Nick Wilson, Fr.
ARIZONA STATE: LB DJ Calhoun, Fr.; DB Lloyd Carrington, Jr.; LB Salamo Fiso, So.; DL Marcus Hardison, Sr.; LB Laiu Moeakiola, So.; RB Demario Richard, Fr.; DB Jordan Simone, Jr.; OL Vi Teofilo, Jr.; OL Christian Westerman, Jr.
CALIFORNIA: TE Stephen Anderson, Jr.; LB Michael Barton, So.; OL Chris Borrayo, So.; DL Austin Clark, Sr.; QB Jared Goff, So.; RB Daniel Lasco, Jr.; AP/ST Bryce McGovern, Sr.
COLORADO: DB Greg Henderson, Sr.; QB Sefo Liufau, So.; OL Daniel Munyer, SR.; PK Will Oliver, Sr.; P Darragh O’Neill, Sr.; DL Josh Tupou, Jr.
OREGON: DL Arik Armstead, Jr.; WR Byron Marshall, Jr.; OL Hamani Stevens, Sr.; LB Joe Walker, Jr.
OREGON STATE: LB Michael Doctor, Sr.; QB Sean Mannion, Sr.; DB Ryan Murphy, Sr.; RB Terron Ward, Sr.
STANFORD: LB Kevin Anderson, Sr.; DB Alex Carter, Jr.; DB Zach Hoffpauir, Jr.; LB Blake Martinez, Jr.; WR Ty Montgomery, Sr.; David Parry, Sr.
UCLA: OL Caleb Benenoch, So.; TE Thomas Duarte, So.; AP/ST Ryan Hofmeister, Sr.; WR Jordan Payton, Jr.; RB Paul Perkins, So.; OL Alex Redmond, So.; OL Scott Quessenberry, So.; Eddie Vanderdoes, So.; Jaleel Wadood, Fr.
USC: DB Adoree’ Jackson, Fr.; QB Cody Kessler, Jr.; OL Toa Lobendahn, Fr.; LB Hayes Pullard, Sr.; OL Viane Talamaivao, Fr.; LB J.R. Tavai, Sr.; TE Randall Telfer, Sr.
UTAH: DB Brian Blechen, Sr.; DL Hunter Dimick, So.; DL Lowell Lotulelei, Fr.; LB Jared Norris, Jr.; DB Eric Rowe, Sr.
WASHINGTON: Budda Baker, Fr.; OL Micah Hatchie, Sr.; DL Andrew Hudson, Sr.; RS John Ross, So.; OL Colin Tanigawa, Sr.; LB John Timu, Sr.; PK Cameron Van Winkle, So.
WASHINGTON STATE: LB Jeremiah Allison, Jr.; DB Daquawn Brown, So.; OL Joe Dahl, Jr.; QB Connor Halliday, Sr.
• With the exception of the Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award, All-Conference honors are voted on by the Pac-12 Head Coaches.
• The All-Conference defensive team usually consists of 11 players (4 DL, 3 LB, 4 DB). However, there was a tie at defensive back for both the first team and second team. Hence, five defensive backs are listed on both squads. There was also a tie for second team AP/ST.
• Oregon’s Marcus Mariota is the first quarterback in league history to earn first team honors three times.
• Washington’s Shaq Thompson is a double honoree, earning first team honors on defense (LB) and special teams (AP/ST)
• First team honors by class: 11 seniors, 11 juniors, 4 sophomores.
• Second team honors by class: 11 seniors, 10 juniors, 4 sophomores, 3 freshmen