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SEC coaches name Auburn's Malzahn coach of year, Tre Mason top offensive player

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    FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2013, file photo, Auburn running back Tre Mason (21) watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Alabama in Auburn, Ala. Mason is one of six finalist for the Heisman Trophy, which will be presented on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Jay Sailors, File) (The Associated Press)

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    Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam (52) reacts after Auburn fumbled and Missouri recovered during the first half of the Southeastern Conference NCAA football championship game, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman) (The Associated Press)

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    Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray speaks at the National Football Foundation annual awards press conference at the Waldorf-Astoria as part of the 2013 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class during the 56th National Football Foundation Awards ceremonies on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Jin Lee) (The Associated Press)

Southeastern Conference coaches have voted Auburn's Gus Malzahn coach of the year, and picked his star tailback Tre Mason as the top offensive player.

Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley and Missouri defensive end Michael Sam are co-defensive players of the year. The SEC released the winners on Wednesday.

Alabama receiver/return man Christion Jones is special teams player of the year. Mississippi receiver Laquon Treadwell is freshman of the year.

Texas A&M left tackle Jake Matthews receives the Jacobs Blocking Trophy. Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray is Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

Malzahn and Mason have led No. 2 Auburn into the national championship game Jan. 6 against No. 1 Florida State. Mason is a Heisman Trophy finalist.

Coaches were not allowed to vote for their own players.