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University of Iowa junior defensive tackle Daviyon Nixon and Iowa State running back Breece Hall were named first-team All-America by Sporting News on Tuesday.
The Sporting News All-America team is the second of five that count toward consensus All-American status.
The Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) will announce its All-America team on Wednesday, followed by the American Football Coaches Association on Thursday. The Walter Camp All-America Team will be announced Jan. 7.
Nixon and Hall also were named first-team All-Americans by the Associated Press on Monday.
Iowa State linebacker Mike Rose earned second-team honors from Sporting News.