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East Lansing — Michigan State had quite the haul of offensive awards on Tuesday as the Big Ten announced the rest of its all-conference teams and the recipients of it’s individual honors.

Fifth-year senior Connor Cook was named the Quarterback of the Year and was named to the All-Big Ten first team by the coaches and media. Cook became the first Spartans quarterback since Steve Juday in 1965 and only the fifth ever to be named as the conference's top QB.

Cook has thrown for 2,730 yards and 24 touchdowns this season with just four interceptions. He is Michigan State’s winningest quarterback at 33-4 and is the all-time leader in total yards (9,018) and touchdown passes (71).

“Despite all of his previous success, Connor Cook is having his best season as a senior,” Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said. “His leadership has been outstanding, and he’s really showcased his playmaking ability this season.”

Senior Aaron Burbridge was named Receiver of the Year, the second straight season a Spartan has earned that honor after Tony Lippett won the award last season.

Burbridge leads the Big Ten with 75 catches for 1,158 yards and is tied for first with seven touchdown receptions. He is second in career receptions (155) at Michigan State and has recorded seven 100-yard games this season.

“Aaron has made big play after big play this season, and he’s certainly deserving of being selected the Receiver of the Year in the conference,” Dantonio said. “Aaron is an electrifying player when the ball is in his hands, and he gains a lot of yards after the catch.”

Left tackle Jack Conklin and center Jack Allen were also named to the first team by the coaches and media. It was the first time Michigan State has had two offensive lineman named to the first team since Jim Johnson and Eric Moten in 1990.

Allen has earned first-team honors for two straight seasons, only the fifth Michigan State lineman to do so, while Conklin has allowed only four sacks in 37 career games.

“Jack Allen is the heart and soul of our offense,” Dantonio said. “He’s both tough-minded and physically tough, plus he knows all of our calls. Jack has been resilient this season, bouncing back after missing two games with an ankle injury. He’s extremely athletic and possesses outstanding strength. Jack is capable of playing any position up front.”

“Sophomore offensive guard Brian Allen landed on the second team for both the coaches and media, while junior tight end Josiah Price was a third-team pick on both teams. Fifth-year senior offensive lineman Donavon Clark was a third-team choice by the coaches and listed as honorable mention by the media, and junior wide receiver R.J. Shelton was an honorable mention choice by the coaches.

BIG TEN OFFENSIVE AWARDS

Voted on by coaches and media

Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year: Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State

Hayes-Schembechler Coach of the Year (coaches vote): Kirk Ferentz, Iowa

Dave McClain Coach of the Year (media vote): Kirk Ferentz, Iowa

Griese-Brees Quarterback of the Year: Connor Cook, Michigan State

Richter-Howard Receiver of the Year: Aaron Burbridge, Michigan State

Ameche-Dayne Running Back of the Year: Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State

Kwalick-Clark Tight End of the Year: Jake Butt, Michigan

Rimington-Pace Offensive Lineman of the Year: Taylor Decker, Ohio State

COACHES ALL-BIG TEN OFFENSE 

First Team

QB - Connor Cook, Michigan State

RB - Jordan Howard, Indiana

RB - Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State

WR - Jehu Chesson, Michigan

WR - Aaron Burbridge, Michigan State

C - Jack Allen, Michigan State

G - Jordan Walsh, Iowa

G - Pat Elflein, Ohio State

T - Jack Conklin, Michigan State

T - Taylor Decker, Ohio State

TE - Jake Butt, Michigan

Second Team

QB - C.J. Beathard, Iowa.

RB - Justin Jackson, Northwestern

RB - Saquon Barkley, Penn State

WR - Jordan Westerkamp, Nebraska

WR - Alex Erickson, Wisconsin

C - Austin Blythe, Iowa

G - Dan Feeney, Indiana

G - Brian Allen, Michigan State

T - Jason Spriggs, Indiana

T - Alex Lewis, Nebraska

TE - Dan Vitale, Northwestern

Third Team

QB - Nate Sudfeld, Indiana.

RB - Josh Ferguson, Illinois

RB - Jordan Canzeri, Iowa

WR - Michael Thomas, Ohio State

WR - Chris Godwin, Penn State

C - Jacoby Boren, Ohio State

G - Donavon Clark, Michigan State

G - Billy Price, Ohio State

T - Erik Magnuson, Michigan

T - Tyler Marz, Wisconsin

TE - Josiah Price, Michigan State

MEDIA ALL-BIG TEN OFFENSE 

First Team

QB - Connor Cook, Michigan State.

RB - Jordan Howard, Indiana

RB - Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State

WR - Aaron Burbridge, Michigan State

WR - Alex Erickson, Wisconsin

C - Jack Allen, Michigan State

G - Dan Feeney, Indiana

G - Pat Elflein, Ohio State

T - Jack Conklin, Michigan State

T - Taylor Decker, Ohio State

TE - Jake Butt, Michigan

Second Team

QB - C.J. Beathard, Iowa

RB - Justin Jackson, Northwestern

RB - Saquon Barkley, Penn State

WR - Jordan Westerkamp, Nebraska

WR - Chris Godwin, Penn State

C - Austin Blythe, Iowa

G - Jordan Walsh, Iowa

G - Brian Allen, Michigan State

T - Jason Spriggs, Indiana

T - Tyler Marz, Wisconsin

TE - Dan Vitale, Northwestern

Third Team

QB - Nate Sudfeld, Indiana

RB - Josh Ferguson, Illinois

RB - Jordan Canzeri, Iowa

WR - Michael Thomas, Ohio State

WR - Leonte Carroo, Rutgers

C - Jacoby Boren, Ohio State

G - Ted Karras, Illinois

G - Kyle Kalis, Michigan

T - Erik Magnuson, Michigan

T - Alex Lewis, Nebraska

TE - Josiah Price, Michigan State

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