Oct. 17, 2007
PULLMAN, Wash. - Five Washington State University Cougars were represented on the All-Pacific-10 Conference teams following the release of Phil Steele's college football mid-season awards, Oct. 12.
Junior wide receiver Brandon Gibson highlighted the list, earning the Cougars' lone selection to Steele's All-Pac-10 first team. Gibson leads the Pac-10 in receiving yards (94.5) and is second in receptions at 6.50 per game.
Fellow WSU wide receiver Michael Bumpus earned second team honors, as did senior quarterback Alex Brink and senior tight end Jed Collins. Senior offensive guard Bobby Byrd rounded out the list with third team accolades.
Phil Steele's College Football Preview is one of the nation's most informative preseason football magazines and has always provided preseason All-America and preseason all-conference teams. This season marks the inaugural year for the mid-season honors.