Wallace earns Sporting News All-America first-team honors


Tylan Wallace catches a pass over a West Virginia cornerback during Oklahoma State's football game vs. West Virginia on Nov. 17, 2018, in Stillwater, Oklahoma at Boone Pickens Stadium. (DEVIN LAWRENCE WILBER/O'Colly)

Tylan Wallace's list of awards is growing.

Wallace, a sophomore wide receiver on the Oklahoma State football team, is a member of the Sporting News All-America first team, Sporting News announced Tuesday.

Monday, he was named to the Associated Press All-America second team, and he garnered first-team All-American recognition from ESPN.

Wallace, who was one of three finalists for the Biletnikoff Award, adds this week's honors to a collection of accolades, including first-team All-Big 12, second-team Walter Camp and second-team Sports Illustrated recognition.

He had 1,408 receiving yards this season, making him third in the country.

Wallace and his Cowboy football teammates will travel to Memphis, Tennessee, to face Missouri at 2:45 p.m. on New Year's Eve in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl.