Powers, Murray Named Sporting News All-Americans
Kyler Murray and Ben Powers were named first-team All-Americans and wide receiver Marquise Brown earned second-team All-America honors by the Football Writers Association of America.
Kyler Murray and Marquise Brown were named first-team All-Americans by the Associated Press on Monday. Additionally,Dru Samia was a second-team selection and Cody Ford earned third-team honors.
Kyler Murray made history when he was named Oklahoma's seventh Heisman Trophy winner Saturday, vaulting OU into a tie for the lead with Notre Dame and Ohio State for the most Heisman Trophies won.
Kyler Murray and fellow Heisman Trophy finalists Dwayne Haskins (Ohio State) and Tua Tagovailoa (Alabama) arrived in New York Friday in advance of Saturday's presentation.
Kyler Murray won the Davey O'Brien Award for the nation's top quarterback Thursday night at the Home Depot College Football Awards.
Kyler Murray is the second straight OU quarterback and fifth Sooner overall to win the award since it was established in 1998. No other school has had more than two players win AP Player of the Year.
Samia a Finalist for Polynesian Player of the Year
Kyler Murray arrived in Atlanta Wednesday in advance of the Home Depot College Football Awards, which will air Thursday at 6 p.m. CT on ESPN
Lincoln Riley has been named a finalist for two national coach of the year awards – the Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award and the Dodd Trophy, it was announced Wednesday.
Oklahoma's offensive line has been named one of three finalists for the Joe Moore Award, presented to the most outstanding offensive line unit in college football, it was announced Tuesday. The other finalists hail from Alabama and Georgia.
Quarterback Kyler Murray, who leads the country in total offense, yards per pass attempt and pass efficiency rating, took a sizable step toward realizing a childhood dream when he was named a finalist for the 2018 Heisman Trophy on Monday evening.