Preseason All-Big 12 team announced

The media released its All-Big 12 team on Wednesday and only one Cyclone was a part of it. 

That man is punter Kirby Van Der Kamp. 

The 2013 Preseason All-Big 12 team is listed below. 

Offensive Player of the Year: Lache Seastrunk, Baylor, RB
Defensive Player of the Year: Devonte Fields, TCU, DL
Newcomer of the Year: Charles Sims, West Virginia, RB


WR: Josh Stewart, Oklahoma State
TE: Jace Amaro, Texas Tech
OL: Cyril Richardson, Baylor
OL: Cornelius Lucas, Kansas State
C: Gabe Ikard, Oklahoma 
OL: Trey Hopkins, Texas
OL: Le’Raven Clark, Texas Tech
WR: Eric Ward, Texas Tech
QB: Casey Pachall, TCU
RB: Lache Seastrunk, Baylor
RB: John Hubert, Kansas State
PK: Jaden Oberkrom, TCU
KR: Tyler Lockett, Kansas State


DL: Devonte Fields, TCU
DL: Calvin Barnett, Oklahoma State
DL: Jackson Jeffcoat, Texas
DL: Kerry Hyder, Texas Tech
LB: Byrce Hager
LB: Jordan Hicks, Texas
LB: Shaun Lewis, Oklahoma State 
DB: Ty Zimmerman, Kansas State
DB: Jason Verrett, TCU
DB: Aaron Colvin, Oklahoma
DB: Quandre Diggs, Texas
P: Kirby Van Der Kamp, Iowa State
PR: Tramaine Thompson, Kansas State

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Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.