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Boykin is ranked the highest in the Big 12

Nov 8, 2014; Fort Worth, TX, USA; TCU Horned Frogs quarterback Trevone Boykin (2) warms up before the game against the Kansas State Wildcats at Amon G. Carter Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 8, 2014; Fort Worth, TX, USA; TCU Horned Frogs quarterback Trevone Boykin (2) warms up before the game against the Kansas State Wildcats at Amon G. Carter Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Trevone Boykin is a Heisman candidate and he's also the best player in the Big 12 Conference.

The first part is fact, the second part is a bit subjective, but according to an ESPN poll, Boykin is ranked No. 5 in the nation in a recent top-100 players list of the best in college football.

Joey Bosa, the Ohio State defensive end is ranked No. 1. Here's the entire list.

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As for the rest of the Big 12, here are the players who were ranked:

No. 18 -- Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine comes in at No. 18

No. 21 -- Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman

No. 32 -- Baylor offensive tackle Spencer Drango

No. 35 -- Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker

No. 43 -- Baylor receiver KD Cannon

No. 55 -- Baylor receiver Corey Coleman

No. 63 -- TCU receiver Josh Doctson

No. 66 -- Baylor QB Seth Russell

No. 95 -- Oklahoma cornerback Zack Sanchez

No. 98 -- Baylor defensive tackle Andrew Billings

No. 98 -- Baylor running back Shock Linwood

(H/T ESPN)

Photo Credit: Tim Heitman/USA TODAY Sports