Conference USA football coaches voted senior defensive tackle Greg Hickman, who played most of the year on a mangled ankle, Second Team All-Conference. Hickman had 44 tackles, 9.5 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks and three forced fumbles.
Senior defensive tackle Isame Faciane and redshirt junior safety Justin Halley were Honorable Mention All-Conference.
FIU put two players, tight end Jonnu Smith and guard Jordan Budwig, on the All-Freshman team. Smith led the Panthers in catches (39) and receiving yards (388). Budwig started all 12 games at left guard as a true freshman.