Oklahoma Sooners Football: Baker Mayfield, Ogbonnia Okoronkwo earn Big 12 Player of the Year honors

November 30, 2017

The Oklahoma Sooners have been the best team in the Big 12 in 2017, and this season’s conference honors reflect that fact.

Baker Mayfield, who is considered to be a lock for the Heisman Trophy, was named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year. Oklahoma linebacker Ogbonnia Okoronkwo also shared the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year honor with Texas linebacker Malik Jefferson. Additionally, offensive tackle