BYU linebacker Kyle Van Noy continues to pull in midseason honors, this time named to the SI.com 2012 Midseason All-America Second Team.
Van Noy, a junior, has already been named to several watch lists including the Nagurski, Lombardi and Bednarik Awards along with Phil Steele and CBSSports.com Midseason All-America Second Teams. The 6-foot-3, 235-pounder from Reno, Nev. has 7.5 sacks to lead BYU and comes in tied at No. 4 in the nation. He also has 11.5 tackles for loss (T-No. 11 nationally) and has three forced fumbles (T-No. 4).
Always causing trouble in the backfield, over 44 percent of Van Noy's season tackles are behind the line of scrimmage. He has 26 total tackles and adds eight quarterback hurries and five pass breakups.
Si.com's 2012 Midseason All-America Teams