A sophomore, Mason has 1,558 rushing yards for his career, good for 27th in school history.
Curry led Tech with 97 tackles. His 8.1 tackles-per-game average is seventh in the ACC. He also showed playmaking ability with six tackles for loss, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and an interception. DeFoor was part of an offensive line that developed over the course of the season and was a part of four 100-yard rushing games (three by Mason, one by quarterback James Graham). Swilling, who made a shift in scheme to playing press coverage, is eighth in the ACC with 11 passes defended.