All-Time Pac-12 Offensive Freshman Players of Year

All winners of the Conference annual award since its inception in 2009

Posted on December 9, 2023


  By Staff, SuperWest Sports

Here are all of the Pac-12 Football Offensive Freshmen of the Year winners as selected by a vote of the coaches from its inception in 2009 through 2023.

Pac-12Oregon’s LaMichael James won the first award and Arizona’s Noah Fifita earned the last award in the final year of the Conference.

From 1999 to 2008, the Conference did not distinguish between Offensive Freshmen and Defensive Freshmen of the Year, simply choosing one overall Freshman of the Year.

Below you’ll also find a table listing award counts by program with the most recent year won.


All-Time Pac-12 Offensive Freshmen of the Year
YearPlayerPositionProgram
2023Noah FifitaQBArizona
2022Damien MartinezRBOregon State
2021Jayden de LauraQBWSU
2020Jarek BrousardQBColorado
2019Kedon SlovisQBUSC
2018Jermar JeffersonRBOregon State
2017J.J. Taylor (tie)RBArizona
2017Walker Little (tie)OLStanford
2016Sam DarnoldQBUSC
2015Josh RosenQBUCLA
2014Royce FreemanRBOregon
2013Myles JackLB/RBUCLA
2012Marcus MariotaQBOregon
2011De’Anthony Thomas (tie)RBOregon
2011Marqise Lee (tie)WRUSC
2010Robert WoodsWRUSC
2009LaMichael JamesRBOregon

Breakdown of Winners by Program

ProgramWinnersMost Recent
Oregon42014
USC42019
Arizona22023
Oregon State22022
UCLA22015
Colorado12020
Stanford12017
Washington State12021
Arizona State0
California0
Utah0
Washington0



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