The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

December 5, 2012

Austin, Bailey named to All Big 12 First Team

Austin also co-special teams POY; Smith, Madsen on second team


Staff Reports

— Tavon Austin was named Co-Special Teams Player of the Year and earned two spots on the All Big 12 first team offense at wide receiver and as a kick/punt return specialist.

The honors were released by the Big 12 Wednesday afternoon. Stedman Bailey joined Austin on the first team offense at wide receiver.

Quarterback Geno Smith was named to the second team offense along with offensive lineman Joe Madsen.

No other Mountaineers were honored.

For a complete list of the All Big 12 team see Thursday’s edition of The Register-Herald.