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Dec 3

Broncos hold annual awards banquet, Harper named offensive MVP

The Boise State football team held their annual awards banquet on Sunday.

Head coach Chris Petersen and his staff announced the winners of this year’s awards which included runningback D.J. Harper being named the most valuable player on offense and linebacker J.C. Percy claiming MVP honors on defense.

Here is the complete list of award winners for 2012:

Pat Fuller Memorial (Academic Achievement) Chandler Koch, Senior - Flower Mound, Texas 2012 Stats: 1 REC, 11 YDS - (12 Games)

Ultimate Rebar
Chris Santini, Freshman - San Jose, Calif.
2012 Stats: 1 TKL - (1 Game)

Iron Bronco
Jamar Taylor, Senior - San Diego, Calif.
2012 Stats: 47 TKL (5th most on team), 3.5 TFL, 2.5 Sacks, 3 INT (tied for team high), 8 PB (team high), 3 FF (2nd most on team) - (12 Games)

Bronco Ambassador
Chris Potter, Senior - Westlake Village, Calif.
2012 Stats: 25 REC (3rd most on team), 292 YDS (3rd most on team), 4 TD (2nd most on team);5 CAR, 25 YDS, TD; 24 PR (team high), 284 YDS (team high) - (12 Games)

Offensive Scout Player of the Year
Nick Patti, Freshman - Orlando, Fla.
2012 Stats: Redshirted

Defensive Scout Player of the Year
Ben Weaver, Freshman - Klein, Texas
2012 Stats: Redshirted

Special Teams Scout Player of the Year
Chanceller James, Freshman - Spring Valley, Calif.
2012 Stats: Redshirted

Hammer Award
Blake Renaud, Sophomore - Concord, Calif.
2012 Stats: 44 TKL (6th most on team), 0.5 TFL, FF - (12 Games)

Special Teams Player of the Year
Dillon Luckhart, Freshman - Eagle, Idaho
2012 Stats: 15 TKL, 2 PB - (12 Games)

Outstanding Offensive Lineman
Charles Leno, Junior - Oakland, Calif.
2012 Stats: Started every game at left tackle

Outstanding Defensive Lineman
Demarcus Lawrence, Sophomore - Aiken, S.C.
2012 Stats: 48 TKL (4th most on team), 13.5 TKL (team high), 9.5 Sacks (team high), INT, 2 FR (t-2nd most on team), 4 FF (team high) - (11 Games)

Most Valuable Offensive Player
D.J. Harper, Senior - Cypress, Texas
2012 Stats: 212 CAR (team high), 1,065 YDS (team high), 15 TD (team high); 20 REC (5th most on team), 149 YDS, TD - (12 Games)

Most Valuable Defensive Player
J.C. Percy, Senior - Blackfoot, Idaho
2012 Stats: 101 TKL (leads team), 3.5 TFL, 1.0 Sacks, 1 FR, 1 FF - (12 Games)

Denny Erickson Valor Award
Mike Atkinson, Senior - Windsor, Ontario
2012 Stats: 37 TKL, 3.5 TFL, 1.5 Sacks, 1 INT, 1 FR - (9 Games)

Bronco Excellence
Tommy Smith, Senior - Atlanta, Ga.
2012 Stats: 55 TKL (3rd most on team), 4.0 TFL, 1.0 Sacks - (12 Games)

Bronco Excellence
Mitch Burroughs, Senior - Meridian, Idaho
2012 Stats: 12 REC, 124 YDS - (7 Games)

— Jay Tust (Follow on Twitter: @KTVBSportsGuy)