2 Sooners named to Associated Press All-America second team

Ponca City Now - December 15, 2015 8:55 am

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) – Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and linebacker Eric Striker have been named to The Associated Press All-America second team.

Mayfield was recently named the winner of the Burlsworth Trophy, given each year to college football’s most outstanding player who began his career as a walk-on. He is second in the nation in pass efficiency with a raging of 178.9 and has thrown for 3389 yards and 35 touchdowns and ran for seven touchdowns.

Striker is credited with 61 tackles, 16 tackles for a loss and 7.5 quarterback sacks in addition to an interception, a fumble recovery and a forced fumble.


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