CAREER HONORS 2014 -- Consensus All-American [all-purpose/kick returner] -- First Team All-American [all-purpose] (CBSSports.com) -- First Team All-American [pr] (Athlon) -- Second Team All-American [wr/kr] (Walter Camp) -- Second Team All-American [wr] (USA Today) -- Second Team All-American [pr] (CBSSports.com) -- Biletnikoff Award Semifinalist -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year (Coaches) -- First Team All-Big 12 [wr/kr] (Coaches) -- First Team All-Big 12 [wr] (Associated Press) -- Second Team All-Big 12 [all-purpose] (Associated Press) -- Honorable Mention Big 12 Off. Player of the Year (Coaches) -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week (UTEP, WVU) -- Campbell Trophy Finalist -- Senior CLASS Award Finalist -- Big 12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year -- Maxwell Award watch list -- Walter Camp Award watch list -- Hornung Award watch list 2013 -- Second Team All-America (FWAA) -- Honorable Mention All-America (Sports Illustrated) -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year (Coaches) -- First Team All-Big 12 [wr] (Coaches) -- First Team All-Big 12 [kr] (Coaches) -- First Team All-Big 12 [wr] (Associated Press) -- First Team All-Big 12 [kr] (Associated Press) -- Honorable Mention Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year (Coaches) -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week (OU) -- Biletnikoff Award Watch List -- Hornung Award Watch List -- AFCA Good Works Team -- Second Team Academic All-Big 12
2012 -- Honorable All-America [kr] (Sports Illustrated) -- Second Team All-Big 12 [all-purpose] (Associated Press) -- Honorable Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year (Coaches) -- Honorable Mention All-Big 12 (Coaches, Associated Press) -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week (NT) -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week (OSU) -- Walter Camp Award Watch List
2011 -- First Team All-America [kr] (Walter Camp) -- Second Team All-America [kr] (Associated Press, Sports Illustrated) -- First Team Freshman All-America (Sporting News) -- Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year (Coaches) -- Honorable Mention Big 12 SpecialTeams Player of the Year (Coaches) -- Second Team All-Big 12 [kr] (Coaches) -- Second Team All-Big 12 [all-purpose] (Associated Press) -- Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week (TTU) -- Big 12Special TeamsPlayer of the Week (OSU)
CAREER: One of the top wide receivers and all-purpose players in school history who is Kansas State's first four-year All-American... Also one of just three players in school history to earn all-conference honors all four years... Set 17 school records, including the career marks for receptions, receiving yards, receiving touchdowns, 100-yard receiving games, kickoff-return attempts and kickoff-return yards... Topped his father, Kevin, for the school's career receptions, yards and touchdown records... Also ranked second in receptions per game (5.30), receiving yards per game (78.9), all-purpose yards (6,586) and kickoff-return average, fourth in all-purpose yards per game (140.1) and punt-return average, eighth in points (212) and ninth in punt-return yards... Also ranks highly in Big 12 history for a career as he tied the league record for kickoff-return average, ranks third in all-purpose yards and kickoff-return touchdowns, fifth in receiving yards and kickoff-return yards, seventh in receptions and tied for 10th in kickoff-return attempts.
2014 (Click Here for 2014 Game-by-Game Statistics): Started all 13 games, earning five All-America designations en route to earning the 11th Consensus All-America honor in school history... Was also a First Team All-Big 12 performer as both a wide receiver and kick returner and earned the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year award for a second-straight season... Became the sixth player in Big 12 history to earn two conference player of the year awards on either offense, defense or special teams, including the second to earn two special-teams honors... Led the nation in punt-return average, while he ranked third in total receiving yards, all-purpose yards and punt-return touchdowns, and seventh in receptions... Led the Big 12 in receiving yards in addition to all-purpose yards, bettering the player in second by 26.6 yards per game in the latter category... Also led the conference in punt-return average, finished second in receptions per game and ninth in kickoff-return average... Finished second in school history in single-season receptions, receptions per game, total receiving yards and receiving yards per game behind current Green Bay Packer receiver Jordy Nelson (2007)... Had eight 100-yard receiving games to tie the school record, including finishing the season with a school-record five-straight 100-yard games... Tied for fourth in school history with 11 receiving touchdowns... Teamed with fellow wide receiver Curry Sexton to have two 1,000-yard receivers in the same season in school history, while they were the top receiving duo nationally in 2014... Lockett and Sexton also had four of the school's 13 double 100-yard games in 2014 alone... Finished second in school history in single-season all-purpose yards (6,586) and third in all-purpose yards per game (176.6)... Returned two punts for touchdowns to tie for third in K-State history while finishing fifth in punt-return yards and fourth in punt-return average... Had 196 receiving yards at TCU and West Virginia to rank seventh in school history... Tallied 14 catches in regular-season finale at Baylor to rank third in K-State history, backing that up with 13 catches vs. UCLA in the Alamo Bowl to tie for fourth overall and break the K-State bowl record... Also broke the school's bowl record for all-purpose yards (249)... Totaled 143 punt-return yards against UTEP - including a 58-yard touchdown return - the second-most yards in school history and the most in the Big 12 during the 2014 season... Carded a season high 321 all-purpose yards at West Virginia, tying for the sixth most in school history while being the second-best mark in the Big 12 during the 2014 season... Also a Campbell Trophy and Senior CLASS Award finalist while being named the Big 12 Scholar Athlete of the Year and a First Team Academic All-Big 12 performer.
2013 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Earned numerous national accolades as he was a Second Team All-American by the Football Writers Association and Phil Steele, while he picked up honorable mention honors from Sports Illustrated... Was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year by the league's coaches, while also earning First Team All-Big 12 honors from the coaches as a wide receiver and kick returner... Also earned votes for the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year award... Picked up first team all-conference accolades from the Associated Press as both a wide receiver and all-purpose player... Was a candidate for the Biletnikoff and Hornung Awards... Ranked in the top-25 nationally in six categories, placing 11th in receiving yards per game (105.2), 12th in all-purpose yards per game (154.92), 16th in total receiving yards (1,262), 17th in kickoff returns (26.5), 19th in receiving touchdowns (11) and 22nd in receptions per game (6.8)... His national ranking in total receiving yards was impressive considering he missed a game due to injury... Led the Big 12 in receiving yards per game and all-purpose yards, while ranking third in kickoff returns and sixth in touchdown scoring... Finished second in school history in receptions (81) and yards (1,262), but set the school highs in each category among juniors... Also ranked second in 100-yard games (7) and fourth in touchdowns (11)... Tied for sixth in school history in kickoff-return yards (583)... Finished with 1,859 all-purpose yards to rank fifth in school history... Also named to the American Football Coaches Association Good Works team and earned Second Team Academic All-Big 12 honors.
Teamed with Tramaine Thompson against North Dakota State to have two 100-yard receivers in a game since 2008... His 111 yards against Louisiana made him the first K-State receiver with consecutive 100-yard games to open a season since 2010... Set a then-school record with 237 yards at Texas, a mark he later broke when he went for 278 yards against Oklahoma... His two 200-plus yard games were the top two marks in the Big 12 in 2013, while his yardage against the Sooners was the fifth most nationally and the fourth most in Big 12 history... That total included a 90-yard touchdown reception, which was the second-longest in school history (since 1969)... His 13 receptions against the Longhorns tied for third in K-State history, while his 12 against OU is tied for fifth... Coupled with his 162 kickoff-return yards against Oklahoma, he compiled a school-record 440 all-purpose yards to rank fifth in FBS history... His single-game all-purpose yardage record was nearly 100 yards better (89) than the previous record held by Brandon Banks and Darren Sproles, who broke the NFL single-season all-purpose yardage record in 2011... Also had 333 all-purpose yards against Texas as he held two of the top-five all-purpose yard performances in the nation during the 2013 campaign... Tied the school record with three touchdown receptions against West Virginia, Oklahoma and Michigan in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl... His three touchdown grabs in the bowl victory tied a K-State bowl record as he earned the bowl's Offensive MVP honors... Registered a then-career-long 74-yard touchdown reception against TCU.
2012 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Earned Second Team All-Big 12 honors as an all-purpose player by the Associated Press, while he was an honorable mention selection at wide receiver by both the league's coaches and the Associated Press... Also earned votes from the coaches as the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year... A member of the initial Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list who was named an honorable mention All-American as a kick returner by Sports Illustrated... A First Team All-Big 12 kick returner by ESPN.com and Phil Steele... A Midseason All-American as a kick returner by Phil Steele and All-Big 12 selection by CBSSports.com... Also a Midseason All-Big 12 kick returner by ESPN.com and a Second Team Academic All-Big 12 performer... Started 11 games at receiver, ranking second on the team with 44 receptions for 687 yards and a team-high tying four touchdowns... Ranked fifth in school history in receptions and yards among sophomores... Had a career night offensively at West Virginia, setting then-career marks in receptions (9), yards (194) and receiving touchdowns (2)... His 194 yards were the fifth-most in school history at the time and the most by a sophomore receiver in school history... Returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown against Oklahoma State... It was his second-career 100-yard kickoff return, becoming the first player in school history to accomplish the feat... Returned two kickoffs for 119 yards against North Texas, including a 96-yard touchdown... Caught two passes for 73 yards against Texas in K-State's Big 12 Championship-clinching victory, including a 55-yard touchdown catch that pushed the Wildcat lead from four to 11.
2011 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Named a First Team Walter Camp All-American as a kickoff returner, the lone true freshman on the team... Also earned Second Team All-America accolades from Sports Illustrated and Rivals.com, while he earned honorable mention honors from CBSSports.com... Named the Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year, a Second Team All-Big 12 kick returner and received votes for the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year Award by the league's coaches... Also a Second Team All-Big 12 performer as an all-purpose player by the Associated Press... Earned First Team All-Big 12 honors from ESPN.com, the Kansas City Star and Fort Worth Star-Telegram... Named a First Team Freshman All-American by Sporting News and earned second-team honors from Rivals... Set the Big 12 and K-State single-season record for kickoff-return average at 35.2 yards per return, a mark that would have led the nation had he met the required minimum of games played... One of 10 players nationally with at least two kickoff return touchdowns and is the first player in school history to return one for a score in consecutive games as he did so at Texas Tech and Kansas... His return against the Red Raiders went 100 yards, which tied the school record, as he earned Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week honors... Totaled 563 kickoff-return yards to rank sixth in school history at the time... Tallied 315 all-purpose yards (84 rush, 32 rec., 6 punt ret., 193 kick ret.) at No. 3 Oklahoma State, a mark that was 15th nationally, as he earned his second Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week accolade... Made six starts at wide receiver... Hauled in a 20-yard touchdown pass at Miami... Caught a five passes for 110 yards - both career highs at the time - at Kansas... Also caught a touchdown pass against the Jayhawks to go along with his 97-yard touchdown on the second-half opening kickoff.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Booker T. Washington High School under head coach Darrell Hall... Named to PrepStar magazine's All-Midlands Region team, while he was a first team all-state and all-metro selection by the Tulsa World... Caught 42 passes for 765 yards and 13 touchdowns his senior season... Also had 54 tackles and six interceptions on defense... Led the Hornets to a 13-1 record and a win in the 5A state title game... Had 279 receiving yards and three touchdowns as a junior, while recording 29 tackles, two interceptions and four pass deflections on defense... Teammates with current Wildcat defensive back Dante Barnett and former offensive lineman Kennan Taylor.
PERSONAL: Tyler Deron Lockett was born September 28, 1992, in Tulsa, Okla... Son of Kevin Lockett and Nicole Edwards... Has three siblings, Sterling, Jacob and Jordan... Father (Kevin) and uncle (Aaron) both played at Kansas State... Kevin, K-State's all-time leading receiver, caught 217 passes for 3,032 yards while playing for Bill Snyder in the mid-1990s... Aaron caught 137 passes for 2,400 yards - fourth on the all-time list - and ranks second in career punt-return yardage... Majoring in business management.