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.

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


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