No. 1 Auburn will have an All-American anchoring each side of the ball when the Tigers play for the national championship.
Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton and defensive tackle Nick Fairley were voted to the Associated Press All-America team on Tuesday along with Oregon running back LaMichael James, who will face Auburn in the BCS title game Jan. 10 in Glendale, Ariz.
Five teams — Auburn, Wisconsin, Oklahoma State, Nebraska and Oklahoma — had two players on the first team.
QB: Cam Newton, jr., Auburn
RB: LaMichael James, soph., Oregon
RB: Kendall Hunter, jr., Oklahoma State
OT: Gabe Carimi, sr., Wisconsin
OT: Nate Solder, sr., Colorado
OG: Rodney Hudson, sr., Florida State
OG: John Moffitt, sr., Wisconsin
C: Chase Beeler, sr., Stanford
TE: Michael Egnew, jr., Missouri
WR: Justin Blackmon, soph., Okla. State
WR: Ryan Broyles, jr., Oklahoma
AP: Randall Cobb, jr., Kentucky
PK: Alex Henery, sr., Nebraska
DE: Da'Quan Bowers, jr,. Clemson
DE: Ryan Kerrigan, sr., Purdue
DT: Nick Fairley, jr., Auburn
DT: Stephen Paea, sr., Oregon State
LB: Luke Kuechly, soph., Boston College
LB: Greg Jones, sr., Michigan State
LB: Von Miller, sr., Texas A&M.
CB: Patrick Peterson, jr., LSU
CB: Prince Amukamara, sr., Nebraska
S: Tejay Johnson, sr., TCU
S: Quinton Carter, sr., Oklahoma
P: Chas Henry, jr., Florida