Football program announces 2011 award winners


    Seniors of the 2011 football team were honored at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum on Saturday for winning three straight conference championships.

    This achievement was a first in the program's history. 

    The program also honored graduating seniors as they saw action at two BCS games. They also had a record of 23-1 at Amon G. Carter Stadium, 30-1 in Mountain West games and 47-5 overall.

    The 19 seniors have either graduated or are on track to graduate by the fall. 

    Here are the awards members of the team were given: 

    2011 TCU Football Team Award Winners

    • Most Valuable Player Defensive Scout Team Chris Cisi (Thousand Oaks, Calif.)
    • Most Valuable Player Offensive Scout Team – Chris Hackett (Tyler)
    • Davey O’Brien Fightin’est Frog Award – Waymon James (Sherman)
    • Grassy Hinton Most Conscientious Award – Spencer Thompson (Plainview)
    • Y.Q. McCammon Outstanding Squadman – Cisi
    • Abe Martin Leadership Award – Thompson
    • Ralph Lowe Sportsmanship Award – Jeff Olson (McKinney)
    • G. Malcolm Louden Academic Achievement Award – Luke Shivers (Whitehouse)
    • Most Valuable Player Special Teams (Tie) – Antonio Graves (Texarkana) and Greg McCoy (Dallas)
    • Special Teams Points Leader – Deryck Gildon (Arlington)
    • Most Valuable Player Defense – Tank Carder (Sweeny)
    • Most Valuable Player Offense – Casey Pachall (Brownwood)
    • Dan Rogers Most Valuable Player – Pachall