The Pac-12 announced its award winners today and USC wide receiver Drake London was named Offensive Player of the Year.
London deserved it even though he was hurt in the eighth game. London, a pre-season All-American, finished tops in the conference in both receptions (88) and receiving yards (1,084). He joined Texas Tech’s Michael Crabtree (2007) as the only Power 5 players to have 88 catches through 8 games.
It was slim pickings for USC after London’s award but here’s the complete list of honors.
Offensive Player of the Year,: Drake London, USC
Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year: Devin Lloyd, Utah
Freshman Offensive Player of the Year: Jayden de Laura, Washington State
Freshman Defensive Player of the Year: Junior Tafuna, Utah
Coach of the Year: Kyle Whittingham, Utah
2021 ALL-PAC-12 CONFERENCE FOOTBALL TEAM
|First Team Offense||Second Team Offense|
|QB||Cameron Rising, So., Utah||QB||Dorian Thompson-Robinson, Sr., UCLA|
|RB||B.J. Baylor, R-Jr., Oregon State||RB||Zach Charbonnet, Jr., UCLA|
|RB||Tavion Thomas, So., Utah||RB||Rachaad White, R-Sr., Arizona State|
|WR||Drake London, Jr., USC||WR||Calvin Jackson Jr., Gr., Washington State|
|WR||Kyle Philips, R-Jr., UCLA||WR||Travell Harris, R-Sr., Washington State|
|TE||Greg Dulcich, R-Jr., UCLA||TE||Brant Kuithe, Jr., Utah|
|OL||Abraham Lucas, R-Sr., Washington State||OL||Bamidele Olaseni, Sr., Utah|
|OL||Nick Ford, Jr., Utah*||OL||Braeden Daniels, So., Utah|
|OL||Sean Rhyan, Jr., UCLA||OL||Kellen Diesch, Gr., Arizona State|
|OL||Nathan Eldridge, R-Sr., Oregon State*||OL||Alex Forsyth, Jr., Oregon|
|OL||Jaxson Kirkland, Jr., Washington*||OL||Dohnovan West, Jr., Arizona State|
|OL||T.J. Bass, Jr., Oregon|
|First Team Defense||Second Team Defense|
|DL||Kayvon Thibodeaux, So., Oregon*||DL||Kyon Barrs, So., Arizona|
|DL||Mika Tafua, Jr., Utah||DL||Thomas Booker, Sr., Stanford|
|DL||Tuli Tuipulotu, So., USC||DL||Mitchell Agude, Sr., UCLA|
|DL||Brandon Dorlus, So., Oregon||DL||D.J. Davidson, Gr., Arizona State|
|DL||Ron Stone Jr., R-Jr., Washington State|
|DL||Tyler Johnson, Gr., Arizona State|
|LB||Devin Lloyd, Jr., Utah*||LB||Darien Butler, Sr., Arizona State|
|LB||Noah Sewell, Fr., Oregon||LB||Drake Jackson, Jr., USC|
|LB||Avery Roberts, R-Jr., Oregon State*||LB||Nate Landman, Sr., Colorado|
|DB||Trent McDuffie, So., Washington||DB||Clark Phillips, Fr., Utah|
|DB||Verone McKinley III, So., Oregon||DB||Kyu Blu Kelly, Jr., Stanford|
|DB||Kyler Gordon, So., Washington||DB||Quentin Lake, Sr., UCLA|
|DB||Elijah Hicks, Sr., California||DB||Qwuantrezz Knight, R-Sr., UCLA|
|First Team Specialists||Second Team Specialists|
|PK||Dean Janikowski, R-So., Washington State||PK||Camden Lewis, So., Oregon|
|PK||Parker Lewis, So., USC|
|P||Kyle Ostendorp, So., Arizona||P||Race Porter, Sr., Washington|
|RS||Britain Covey, Jr., Utah**||RS||Kyle Philips, R-Jr., UCLA|
|AP/ST||Stanley Berryhill III, R-Jr., Arizona||AP/ST||Jack Colletto, R-Jr., Oregon State|
RS = Return SpecialistAP/ST = All-Purpose/Special Teams Player (not a kicker or returner)(*) Two-time first team selection, (**) Three-time first team selection
No Tiebreaker: There was a tie for the fifth offensive lineman for first team, so that team is represented with six offensive linemen. There was a tie for the fourth defensive lineman for first team, so that team is represented with six defensive linemen. There was a tie for the second team kicker, so that team is represented with two kickers.
ALL-PAC-12 HONORABLE MENTION
ARIZONA: WR Stanley Berryhill III, R-Jr.; K Lucas Havrisik, Sr.; DL Trevon Mason, Sr.; OL Josh McCauley, R-Sr.; LB Anthony Pandy, Sr.
ARIZONA STATE: OL LaDarius Henderson, Jr.; TE Curtis Hodges, Gr.; DB Jack Jones, Gr.; DB Chase Lucas, Gr.; WR RIcky Pearsall, Jr.; DB DeAndre Pierce, Gr.; LB Merlin Robertson, Sr.
CALIFORNIA: AP/ST Nick Alftin, R-Jr.; LB Marqez Bimage, Sr.; OL Matthew Cindric, R-Jr.; OL Ben Coleman, R-So.; QB Chase Garbers, R-Sr.; LB Cameron Goode, R-Sr.; DB Lu-Magia Hearns, III, Fr.; OL McKade Mettauer, Jr.; RS Nikko Remigio, Sr.; DL JH Tevis, R-Jr.
COLORADO: AP/ST Daniel Arias, Jr.; DB Mekhi Blackmon, Jr.; RB Jarek Broussard, So.; DB Christian Gonzalez, Fr.; OL Kary Kutsch, Sr.; DL Jalen Sami, So.; P Josh Watts, Jr.; LB Carson Wells, Jr.
OREGON: DL Popo Aumave, Jr.; QB Anthony Brown, Sr.; RB Travis Dye, Jr.; OL Ryan Walk, Jr.; DB Mykael Wright, So.
OREGON STATE: DB Alex Austin, R-Fr.; WR Trevon Bradford, R-Sr.; DB Jaydon Grant, R-Jr.; OL Joshua Gray, R-Fr.; K Everett Hayes, So.; OL Nous Keobounnam, R-Sr.; OL Brandon Kipper, R-Jr.; QB Chance Nolan, R-So.; DB Kitan Oladapo, R-So.; TE Teagan Quitoriano, Jr.; DL Keonte Schad, Sr.; LB Omar Speights, So.; DB Rejzohn Wright, Jr.
STANFORD: OL Branson Bragg, Jr.; QB Tanner McKee, So.; OL Drake Nugent, Jr.; TE Benjamin Yurosek, So.
UCLA: RB Brittain Brown, R-Sr.; OL Paul Grattan, Jr., R-Sr.
USC: P Ben Griffiths, R-Jr.; RB Keaontay Ingram, Sr.; LB Kana’i Mauga, Sr.; OL Brett Neilon, R-Sr.; DB Chris Steele, Jr.; OL Andrew Vorhees, R-Sr.
UTAH: S Cole Bishop, Fr.; DB Vonte Davis, Sr.; TE Dalton Kincaid, Sr.; OL Sataoa Laumea, R-Fr.; LB Nephi Sewell, Jr.
WASHINGTON: WR Terrell Bynum, Jr.; DL Tuli Letuligasenoa, So.; RB Sean McGrew, Sr.; LB Jackson Sirmon, So.; OL Luke Wattenberg, Sr.
WASHINGTON STATE: RB Max Borghi, Sr.; QB Jayden de Laura, So.; DB Daniel Isom, Gr.; DL Brennan Jackson, R-Jr.; DB Armani Marsh, R-Sr., WR De’Zhaun Stribling, Fr.; AP/ST Lincoln Victor, Jr.; DB Jaylen Watson, R-Sr.; LB Jahad Woods, Gr.