The Complete 2020 College Football America Yearbook FBS Conference Starting Lineups

Trevor Lawrence

The 2020 College Football America Yearbook is out and it features information on 930 college football teams, and that includes more than 80 pages devoted to FBS. For each of the book’s conference previews, we selected a Starting Lineup made up of the best returning players in the conference.

Below is the list of each College Football America Yearbook FBS Starting Lineup, in alphabetical order by conference.

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Memphis quarterback Brady White. (College Football America photo by Chuck Cox)

AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Brady White, Memphis, Sr.

RB Otis Anderson, UCF, Sr.

RB Shamari Brooks, Tulsa, Sr.

WR Marquez Stevenson, Houston, Sr.

WR Damonte Coxie, Memphis, Sr.

TE Kylen Granson, SMU, Sr.

OL Jaylon Thomas, SMU, Jr.

OL Obinna Eze, Memphis, Jr.

OL Cole Schneider, UCF, Jr.

OL Corey Dublin, Tulane, Sr.

C Dylan Parham, Memphis, Jr.

DEFENSE

DL Elijah Ponder, Cincinnati, Sr.

DL Ifeanyi Maijeh, Temple, Jr.

DL Patrick Johnson, Tulane, Sr.

DL Kenny Turnier, UCF, Sr.

LB Xavier Smith, East Carolina, Jr.

LB Diego Fagot, Navy, Jr.

LB Zaven Collins, Tulsa, Jr.

DB Ja’Von Hicks, Cincinnati, Jr.

DB KJ Sails, USF, Sr.

DB Richie Grant, UCF, Sr.

DB Darrick Forrest, Cincinnati, Sr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Riley Patterson, Memphis, Sr.

P James Smith, Cincinnati, Sr.

KR Marquez Stevenson, Houston, Sr.

PR Otis Anderson, UCF, Sr.

AP Kenneth Gainwell, Memphis, So.

Travis Etienne
Clemson RB Travis Etienne. (College Football America photo by Chuck Cox)

ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Trevor Lawrence, Clemson, Jr.

RB Travis Etienne, Clemson, Sr.

RB Javian Hawkins, Louisville, So.

WR Tutu Atwell, Louisville, Jr.

WR Sage Surratt, Wake Forest, Jr.

TE Brevin Jordan, Miami (FL), Jr.

OL Jackson Carman, Clemson, Jr.

OL Christian Darrisaw, Virginia Tech, Jr.

OL Ben Petrula, Boston College, Sr.

OL Jordan McFadden, Clemson, So.

C Jimmy Morrissey, Pittsburgh, Sr.

DEFENSE

DL Quincy Roche, Miami (FL), Sr.

DL Gregory Rousseau, Miami (FL), So.

DL Jalen Twyman, Pittsburgh, Jr.

DL Marvin Wilson, Florida State, Sr.

LB Rayshard Ashby, Virginia Tech, Sr.

LB Chazz Surratt, North Carolina, Sr.

LB James Skalski, Clemson, Sr.

DB Andre Cisco, Syracuse, Jr.

DB Caleb Farley, Virginia Tech, Jr.

DB Paris Ford, Pittsburgh, Jr.

DB Asante Samuel Jr., Florida State, Jr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Nick Sciba, Wake Forest, Jr.

P Trenton Gill, NC State, Jr.

KR Damond Philyaw-Johnson, Duke, Jr.

PR Josh Blackwell, Duke, Jr.

AP Michael Carter, North Carolina, Sr.

Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger. (College Football America photo by Chuck Cox)

BIG 12 CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Sam Ehlinger, Texas, Sr.

RB Pooka Williams Jr., Kansas, Jr.

RB Chuba Hubbard, Oklahoma State, Jr.

WR Jeremiah Hall, Oklahoma, Jr.

WR Tylan Wallace, Oklahoma State, Sr.

TE Charlie Kolar, Iowa State, Jr.

OL Adrian Ealy, Oklahoma, Jr.

OL Samuel Cosmi, Texas, Jr.

OL Trevor Downing, Iowa State, So.

OL Xavier Newman-Johnson, Baylor, Sr.

C Creed Humphrey, Oklahoma, Jr.

DEFENSE

DL LaRon Stokes, Oklahoma, Sr.

DL Wyatt Hubert, K-State, Jr.

DL Darius Stills, West Virginia, Sr.

DL Eli Howard, Texas Tech, Sr.

LB Garret Wallow, TCU, Sr.

LB Terrel Bernard, Baylor, Jr.

LB Amen Ogbongbemiga, Okla. State, Sr.

DB Trevon Moehrig, TCU, Jr.

DB Greg Eisworth II, Iowa State, Sr.

DB Kolby Harvell-Peel, Oklahoma State, Jr.

DB Ar’Darius Washington, TCU, So.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Gabe Brkic, Oklahoma, So.

P Austin McNamara, Texas Tech, So.

KR Jamahl Horne, Kansas, So.

PR Dillon Stoner, Oklahoma State, Sr.

AP Breece Hall, Iowa State, So.

Ohio State cornerback Shaun Wade. (College Football America Photo by Matthew Postins)

BIG TEN CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Justin Fields, Ohio State, Jr.

RB Master Teague III, Ohio State, So.

RB Stevie Scott III, Indiana, Jr.

WR Rashod Bateman, Minnesota, Jr.

WR Chris Olave, Ohio State, Jr.

TE Pat Freiermuth, Penn State, Jr.

OL Wyatt Davis, Ohio State, Jr.

OL Blaise Andries, Minnesota, Jr.

OL Thayer Munford, Ohio State, Sr.

OL Cole Van Lanen, Wisconsin, Sr.

C Josh Myers, Ohio State, Jr.

DEFENSE

DL Shaka Toney, Penn State, Sr.

DL George Karlaftis, Purdue, So.

DL Kwity Paye, Michigan, Sr.

DL Aidan Hutchinson, Michigan, Jr.

LB Micah Parsons, Penn State, Jr.

LB Paddy Fisher, Northwestern, Sr.

LB Jack Sanborn, Wisconsin, Jr.

DB Shaun Wade, Ohio State, Jr.

DB Sydney Brown, Illinois, Jr.

DB Tariq Castro-Fields, Penn State, Sr.

DB Ambry Thomas, Michigan, Sr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Keith Duncan, Iowa, Sr.

P Blake Hayes, Illinois, Sr.

KR Rondale Moore, Purdue, Sr.

PR Jack Dunn, Wisconsin, Sr.

AP Donovan Peoples-Jones, Michigan, Sr.

Middle Tennessee quarterback Asher O’Hara. (College Football America photo by Kendall Webb)

CONFERENCE USA

OFFENSE

QB Asher O’Hara, Middle Tennessee, Jr.

RB Spencer Brown, UAB, Sr.

RB Brenden Knox, Marshall, Jr.

WR Austin Watkins Jr., UAB, Sr.

WR Victor Tucker, Charlotte, Jr.

TE Joshua Simon, Western Kentucky, So.

OL D’Antne Demery, FIU, Sr.

OL Arvin Fletcher, Southern Miss, Sr.

OL Cain Madden, Marshall, Sr.

OL Jordan Meredith, Western Kentucky, Sr.

C Kody Russey, LA Tech, Sr.

DEFENSE

DL DeAngelo Malone, W. Kentucky, Sr.

DL Leighton McCarthy, FAU, Sr.

DL Dion Novil, North Texas, Sr.

DL Keion White, Old Dominion, Jr.

LB Blaze Alldredge, Rice, Sr.

LB Tavante Beckett, Marshall, Sr.

LB Jordan Smith, UAB, Jr.

DB Reed Blankenship, Middle Tenn., Sr.

DB Ben DeLuca, Charlotte, Sr.

DB Kaleb Ford-Dement, Old Dominion, Jr.

DB Brontae Harris, UAB, Sr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Ethan Mooney, North Texas, Jr.

P John Haggerty, Western Kentucky, Sr.

KR Blake Watson, Old Dominion, So.

PR Talik Keaton, Marshall, So.

AP Austin Trammell, Rice, Sr.

Western Michigan linebacker Treshaun Hayward. (College Football America photo by Matthew Postins)

MID-AMERICAN CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Brett Gabbert, Miami (OH), So.

RB Jaret Patterson, Buffalo, Jr.

RB Caleb Huntley, Ball State, Sr.

WR JaCorey Sullivan, Central Michigan, Sr.

WR Justin Hall, Ball State, Sr.

TE Tony Poljan, Central Michigan, Sr.

OL Tommy Doyle, Miami (OH), Sr.

OL Jaylon Moore, Western Michigan, Sr.

OL Kayode Awosika, Buffalo, Sr.

OL Mike Caliendo, Western Michigan, Sr.

C Bryce Petersen, Akron, Sr.

DEFENSE

DL Taylor Riggins, Buffalo, Sr.

DL Ali Fayad, Western Michigan, Sr.

DL Kameron Butler, Miami (OH), Jr.

DL Robi Stuart, Central Michigan, Sr.

LB Treshaun Hayward, Western Mich., Sr.

LB Troy Brown, Central Michigan, Jr.

LB Kadofi Wright, Buffalo, Sr.

DB Antonio Phillips, Ball State, Sr.

DB Amechi Uzodinma, Ball State, Jr.

DB Tyrone Hill, Buffalo, Sr.

DB Patrick Lupro, Western Michigan, Jr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Matthew Trickett, Kent State, Jr.

P Matt Ference, Northern Illinois, Sr.

KR Michael Mathison, Akron, So.

PR Kalil Pimpleton, Central, Michigan, Jr.

AP Bryson Denley, Bowling Green, Sr.

MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Carson Strong, Nevada, So.

RB Charles Williams, UNLV, Sr.

RB Xazavian Valladay, Wyoming, Jr.

WR Warren Jackson, Colorado State, Sr.

WR Tre Walker, San Jose State, Sr.

TE Trey McBride, Colorado State, Jr.

OL Nolan Laufenberg, Air Force, Sr.

OL Ilm Manning, Hawaii, Jr.

OL Jack Snyder, San Jose State, Sr.

OL Teton Saltes, New Mexico, Sr.

C Keegan Cryder, Wyoming, Jr.

DEFENSE

DL Dom Peterson, Nevada, Jr.

DL Cameron Thomas, San Diego State, So.

DL Keshawn Banks, San Diego, State, Jr.

DL Jordan Jackson, Air Force, Sr.

LB Justin Rice, Fresno State, Sr.

LB Demonte Meeks, Air Force, Sr.

LB Riley Whimpey, Boise State, Sr.

DB Kekaula Kaniho, Boise State, Sr.

DB Jalen Walker, Boise State, Sr.

DB Tariq Thompson, San Diego State, Sr.

DB Darren Hall, San Diego State, Jr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Brandon Talton, Nevada, So.

P Ryan Stonehouse, Colorado State, Sr.

KR Savon Scarver, Utah State, Sr.

PR Avery Williams, Boise State, Sr.

AP Ronnie Rivers, Fresno State, Sr.

PAC-12 CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Kedon Slovis, USC, So.

RB CJ Verdell, Oregon, Jr.

RB Max Borghi, Washington State, Jr.

WR Amon-Ra St. Brown, USC, Jr.

WR Frank Darby, Arizona State, Sr.

TE Brant Kuithe, Utah, Jr.

OL Penei Sewell, Oregon, Jr.

OL Abraham Lucas, Washington State, Jr.

OL Foster Sarell, Stanford, Sr.

OL Simi Moala, Utah, So.

C Drew Dalman, Stanford, Sr.

DEFENSE

DL Levi Onwuzurike, Washington, Sr.

DL Jay Tufele, USC, Jr.

DL Kayvon Thibodeaux, Oregon, So.

DL Joe Tryon, Washington, Jr.

LB Nate Landman, Colorado, Sr.

LB Ryan Bowman, Washington, Sr.

LB Hamilcar Rashed Jr., Oregon State, Sr.

DB Paulson Adebo, Stanford, Sr.

DB Elijah Molden, Washington, Sr.

DB Camryn Bynrum, California, Sr.

DB Jevon Holland, Oregon, Jr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Blake Mazza, Washington State, Jr.

P Ben Griffiths, USC, So.

KR Travell Harris, Washington State, Jr.

PR Jevon Holland, Oregon, Jr.

AP Demetric Felton, UCLA, Sr.

Texas A&M defensive lineman Bobby Brown III. (College Football America photo by Matthew Postins)

SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Kyle Trask, Florida, Sr.

RB Najee Harris, Alabama, Sr.

RB Kylin Hill, Mississippi State, Sr.

WR Ja’Marr Chase, LSU, Jr.

WR DeVonta Smith, Alabama, Sr.

TE Kyle Pitts, Florida, Jr.

OL Landon Dickerson, Alabama, Sr.

OL Darian Kinnard, Kentucky, Jr.

OL Alex Leatherwood, Alabama, Sr.

OL Trey Smith, Tennessee, Sr.

C Drake Jackson, Kentucky, Sr.

DEFENSE

DL Bobby Brown III, Texas A&M, Jr.

DL Big Kat Bryant, Auburn, Sr.

DL LaBryan Ray, Alabama, Jr.

DL Tyler Shelvin, LSU, Jr.

LB Dylan Moses, Alabama, Jr.

LB Henry To’o To’o, Tennessee, So.

LB Nick Bolton, Missouri, Jr.

DB Richard LeCounte, Georgia, Sr.

DB JaCoby Stevens, LSU, Sr.

DB Derek Stingley Jr., LSU, So.

DB Patrick Surtain II, Alabama, Jr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Brent Cimaglia, Tennessee, Sr.

P Max Duffy, Kentucky, Sr.

KR Shi Smith, South Carolina, Sr.

PR Jaylen Waddle, Alabama, Jr.

AP Jerrion Ealy, Ole Miss, So.

SUN BELT CONFERENCE

OFFENSE

QB Zac Thomas, Appalachian State, Sr.

RB Josh Johnson, ULM, Sr.

RB Elijah Mitchell, Louisiana, Sr.

WR Jonathan Adams Jr., Arkansas St., Sr.

WR Kaylon Geiger, Troy, Sr.

TE Josh Pederson, ULM, Sr.

OL Shamarious GIlmore, Georgia State, Sr.

OL Cooper Hodges, Appalachian State, So.

OL Max Mitchell, Louisiana, Jr.

OL Austin Stidham, Troy, Jr.

C Noah Hannon, Appalachian State, Sr.

DEFENSE

DL Will Choloh, Troy, Jr.

DL Tarron Jackson, Coastal Carolina, Sr.

DL Raymond Johnson III, Ga. Southern, Sr.

DL Demetrius Taylor, App. State, Sr.

LB Joe Dillon, Louisiana, Sr.

LB D’Marco Jackson, Appalachian State, Jr.

LB Carlton Martial, Troy, Jr.

DB Kenderick Duncan Jr., Ga. Southern, Jr.

DB Shaun Jolly, Appalachian State, Jr.

DB Dell Pettus, Troy, So.

DB Corey Straughter, ULM, Sr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Blake Grupe, Arkansas State, Jr.

P Rhys Byrns, Louisiana, Jr.

KR Reggie Todd, Troy, Sr.

PR Thomas Hennigan, App. State, Sr.

AP CJ Marable, Coastal Carolina, Sr.

Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book. (College Football America photo by Kendall Webb)

INDEPENDENTS

OFFENSE

QB Ian Book, Notre Dame, Sr.

RB Joshua Mack, Liberty, Sr.

RB Kevin Meshah, UConn, Sr.

WR Javon McKinley, Notre Dame, Sr.

WR DJ Stubbs, Liberty, Sr.

TE Matt Bushman, BYU, Sr.

OL Jarrett Patterson, Notre Dame, So.

OL Liam Eichenberg, Notre Dame, Sr.

OL Aaron Banks, Notre Dame, Jr.

OL Brady Christensen, BYU, Jr.

C James Empey, BYU, Jr.

DEFENSE

DL Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa, Notre Dame, Jr.

DL TreShaun Clark, Liberty, So.

DL Kwabena Bonsu, Army West Point, Jr.

DL Edriece Patterson, Army West Point, Sr.

LB Drew White, Notre Dame, Jr.

LB Isaiah Kaufusi, BYU, Sr.

LB Chinedu Ogbonna, UMass, Sr.

DB Shaun Crawford, Notre Dame, Sr.

DB Javon Scruggs, Liberty, Jr.

DB Troy Warner, BYU, Sr.

DB Kyle Hamilton, Notre Dame, Fr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Jonathan Doerer, Notre Dame, Jr.

P Zach Harding, Army West Point, Jr.

KR Shedro Louis, LIberty, So.

PR Braden Lenzy, Notre Dame, So.

AP Cameron Ross, UConn, So.

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