1995 All-Big Eight Conference football team

The 1995 All-Big Eight Conference football team consists of American football players chosen by various organizations for All-Big Eight Conference teams for the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. The selectors for the 1995 season included the Associated Press (AP) and the Big Eight Conference coaches (Coaches). The 1995 team was the final All-Big Eight football team due to the conference’s merger in 1996 with four teams from the Southwest Conference to form the Big 12 Conference.[1]

1995 Big 8 football standings

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Conf
 
 
Overall

Team
W
 
L
 
T
 
 
W
 
L
 
T

#1 Nebraska $
7

0

0
 
 
12

0

0

#5 Colorado
5

2

0
 
 
10

2

0

#7 Kansas State
5

2

0
 
 
10

2

0

#9 Kansas
5

2

0
 
 
10

2

0

Oklahoma
2

5

0
 
 
5

5

1

Oklahoma State
2

5

0
 
 
4

8

0

Iowa State
1

6

0
 
 
3

8

0

Missouri
1

6

0
 
 
3

8

0

† – Bowl Alliance representative as champion

Rankings from AP Poll

Four teams from the Big Eight Conference finished among the top ten in the final AP Poll of the 1995 season, and players from those teams dominated the All-Big Eight selections. The four ranked teams were:

The 1995 Nebraska Cornhuskers football team (12–0), led by head coach Tom Osborne, won the national championship and led the conference with 15 players who received first- or second-team honors. Three Nebraska players were consensus first-team selections by both the AP and the Coaches: quarterback Tommie Frazier; defensive tackle Christian Peter; and defensive back Tyrone Williams.
The 1995 Colorado Buffaloes football team (10–2), led by head coach Rick Neuheisel, was ranked No. 5 in the final AP Poll and had 11 players who received first- or second-team All-Big Eight honors. Four Colorado players were consensus first-team selections: wide receiver Rae Carruth; offensive linemen Chris Naeole and Heath Irwin; and linebacker Matt Russell.
The 1995 Kansas State Wildcats football team (10–2), led by head coach Bill Snyder, was ranked No. 7 in the final AP Poll and had nine players who received All-Big Eight honors. Defensive lineman Tim Colston and defensive back Chris Canty were consensus first-team selections.
The 1995 Kansas Jayhawks football team (10–2), led by head coach Glen Mason, was ranked No. 9 in th
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