Texas Tech senior offensive lineman LaAdrian Waddle was named to the All-Big 12 Conference football team on Tuesday, as selected by the conference’s 10 coaches. Waddle led a pack of six Red Raiders honored as the only first-team selection.
Earning second-team honors are senior receiver Darrin Moore, sophomore tight end Jace Amaro, senior defensive lineman Kerry Hyder and senior defensive backs Cody Davis and D.J. Johnson.
Waddle is the first Tech offensive lineman to be named to the first team since Brandon Carter in 2009.
Earning honorable mention from Tech were junior linebacker Terrance Bullitt, sophomore kicker Ryan Bustin, freshman offensive linemen Le’Raven Clark, senior quarterback Seth Doege, senior defensive back Cornelius Douglas, junior punter Ryan Erxleben, senior defensive lineman Leon Mackey, junior defensive back Trey Porter, junior receiver Eric Ward and sophomore running back Kenny Wiliams.
Clark also received honorable mention as Offensive Lineman of the Year as did Davis for Defensive Player of the Year and Hyder for Defensive Lineman of the Year.
Tech is set to face Minnesota in the Meineke Car Care Bowl on Dec. 28 in Houston.