MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
DeAndre Washington, Sr. Running back: 223 rushes, 1,455 yards, 6.5 yards per carry, 121.2 yards per game, 14 TDs; 34 receptions for 304 yards, 2 TDs
Also received votes: Patrick Mahomes, Jakeem Grant.
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Patrick Mahomes, Soph., Quarterback: 336-517 passing, 4,283 yards, 32 touchdowns; 118 rushes for 484 yards, 10 TDs
Also received votes: Washington, Grant.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Jah'Shawn Johnson, Rs/Fr., Safety: 51 solo tackles, 79 total tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, 2 interceptions, 2 pass breakups, 4 passes defended, 2 forced fumbles and 4 fumble recoveries
Also received votes: Dakota Allen, Micah Awe.
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Jakeem Grant, Sr., Inside receiver/Kick returner: 36 kick returns for 956 yards, 26.6 yards per return, 2 TDs
Also received votes: Clayton Hatfield.
NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR
D'Vonta Hinton, Fr., Linebacker: 31 solo tackles, 51 total tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, 2 sacks, 1 forced fumble.
Also received votes: Dakota Allen, Justin Murphy.
TOP POSITION GROUP
Running Backs: DeAndre Washington and Justin Stockton combined for 2,447 yards, 27 TDs from scrimmage; 1,802 yards, 19 TDs rushing and 56 receptions, 645 yards, 8 TDs,
Also received votes: Offensive line.
WIN OF THE YEAR
48-45 over Texas in Austin
Also received votes: Arkansas in Fayetteville, Kansas State in Lubbock.
PLAY OF THE YEAR
Little People, Big World: Jakeem Grant scored on a 40-yard run late in the fourth quarter to help Texas Tech defeat Texas 48-45 in Austin.
Also received votes:
Jakeem Grant's 90-yard reception against Oklahoma State
Grant's 65-yard TD catch off a deflection against UT
Grant's 72-yard TD pass to Reggie Davis against Arkansas
Mahomes' 8-yard TD pass to an Sadler in the opener against Sam Houston State
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