Gould, Martinez Pick Up More National Honors

Oregon State’s Anthony Gould and Damien Martinez have picked up more national honors. Gould is a First-Team All-American at punt returner by CBS Sports, while Martinez is a First-Team Freshman All-American by The Athletic. He is also a True Freshman All-American by 247 Sports.

Gould is one of just five players nationally to return two punts for touchdowns this season, and his 18.57-yard per return average leads the nation. His 260 total yards rank fifth.

Martinez, meanwhile, has 970 yards rushing on the season and six consecutive games over 100, the longest streak by a Beaver since Steven Jackson in 2003. Martinez has scored seven touchdowns on the season.

Both Gould and Martinez were also named First-Team All-Pac-12 selections by the league’s coaches on Tuesday and have received multiple postseason honors. A list of their honors is below.

Anthony Gould

  • PFF All-America First Team (punt returner)
  • CBS Sports All-America First Team (punt returner)
  • All-Pac-12 First Team (return specialist)
  • PFF All-Pac-12 First Team (punt returner)

Damien Martinez

  • The Athletic Freshman All-America First Team
  • College Football News Freshman All-America Third Team
  • 247 Sports True Freshman All-America
  • Pac-12 Offensive Freshman Of The Year
  • All-Pac-12 First Team
  • PFF All-Pac-12 Third Team
  • Pac-12 Freshman of the Week (Oct. 24)
  • Pac-12 Freshman of the Week (Nov. 21)
  • Pac-12 Freshman of the Week (Nov. 28)
  • Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Weekly HM (Oct. 24)
  • Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Weekly HM (Nov. 22)
  • Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Weekly HM (Nov. 29)
  • Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List (top offensive player with ties to Texas)