Gators' Will Muschamp SEC Co-Coach of the year

Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE

Second-year coach led Florida to a record of 11-1 and a berth in the AllState Sugar Bowl.

Florida Gators coach Will Muschamp has been named co-coach of the year in the SEC, the league announced yesterday. Muschamp shared the honor, which was voted on by the league's 14 coaches, with Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin.

In his second year at the helm in Gainesville, Fla., Muschamp has led Florida to a record of 11-1 -- with its only loss coming to Georgia by eight points -- and a berth in the AllState Sugar Bowl. One year after finishing 7-6, Florida topped four teams ranked in the top-10 of the polls and ended the year ranked as No. 3 in the BCS standings.

Muschamp is the first coach at Florida to be honored as coach of the year since Steve Spurrier in 1996.

Here is the complete list of SEC individual accolades announced Wednesday.

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina

CO-SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Caleb Sturgis, Florida
Ace Sanders, South Carolina

FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M

SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Barrett Jones, Alabama

JACOBS BLOCKING TROPHY
Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M

CO-COACHES OF THE YEAR
Kevin Sumlin, Texas A&M
Will Muschamp, Florida

College Football Championship Week Awards (via sbnation)

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